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Brussels has many protected monuments. The Grand-Place is even a UNESCO World Heritage site.
- Historical heritage unit
- The classified properties and sites
- UNESCO World Heritage
- City monuments
- The religious and funeral heritage
- Publications on the Brussels historical heritage
- Links to heritage
- Heritage FAQ
The new restoration works at the Grand-Place will start on 5 May 2014. The facades of the house numbers 1 to 7 and 34 to 38 will be restored.
The City of Brussels organizes a number of initiatives to mark the 100th anniversary of the First World War (1914-1918): the website '14-18 Brussels at war', an exhibition and a publication mainly focus on daily life in Brussels during the war.
The Museum of the City of Brussels is calling for donations as part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War.
The City of Brussels is calling for initiatives in view of a new destination for the Sainte-Catherine Church. You can respond till 12 May 2014. Files must be written in French or Dutch.
From 4 July 2013 to 20 April 2014 at the Museum of the City of Brussels.
On Sunday 20 April 2014 at 2:30 pm. Departure at the entrance of the cemetery. In French.
The association 'Laeken découverte' organizes guided tours to discover the history of Laeken. Visit to the cemetery of Laeken, the 'Père Lachaise' of Brussels.
On 25, 30 April and 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9 May 2014 at 2:30 pm by 'Laeken découverte'. In French.
On Sunday 27 April 2014, at 2:30 pm. Start at the entrance of the hospital. In French.
On Sunday 27 April 2014 in Brussels and Flanders. The activities are in Dutch.
On Sunday 4 May 2014, at 2:30 pm. Departure at the corner of the Place Emile Bockstael and the Rue Fransman in Laeken. In French.
On Sunday 11 May 2014, at 2:30 pm. Departure at the corner of the Rue Claessens and the Avenue de la Reine in Laeken. In French.
From 21 August 2014 to 3 May 2015 at the Museum of the City of Brussels.
On Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 September 2014 in the Brussels Region and on the territory of the City of Brussels.
Elections on Sunday 25 May 2014
On Sunday 25 May 2014 elections will be held for the European Parliament, the Chamber of Deputies and the Parliaments of the Communities and Regions (including the Brussels Parliament). All practical info on the elections, voting as a EU citizen and voting by proxy.