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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 Archives of the City of Brussels is calling for testimonies about daily life in Brussels.
The new restoration works at the Grand-Place started on 5 May 2014. The facades of the house numbers 1 to 7 are being 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.
From 21 August 2014 to 3 May 2015 at the Museum of the City of Brussels.
From 5 September to 5 October 2014 at the House of Folklore and Traditions.
On 20 and 21 September 2014 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.
On Sunday 21 September 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 Sunday 28 September 2014, at 2:30 pm. In French.
On Sunday 12 October 2014, at 2:30 pm. Departure at the Place Saint-Lambert (church) in Laeken. In French.
From 1 to 2 November 2014, guided tours around the theme of All Saints. In French and Dutch. Departure at the Parvis Notre-Dame in Laeken.
Disrupted access to the Administrative Centre
On 29 and 30 September and 1 October 2014, the Population and Identity Cards services (2nd floor of the Administrative Centre) will be exceptionally closed due to works.