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House of Folklore and Traditions

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The House of Folklore and Traditions is located near the famous Manneken-Pis. Since its founding in 2002, it is the setting for exhibitions about folklore and traditions of Brussels and other parts of the world.

The House of Folklore and Traditions gives the history, folklore and traditions of Brussels, but also the rest of the world, a chance to shine. From the Order of Manneken-Pis to the Brotherhood of St Laurence, from Chilean traditions to Tunisian folklore: all folk and traditional guilds and associations may live in this house.

Practical information

House of Folklore and Traditions
Rue du Chêne, 19
1000 Brussels

Tel. : 02 279 64 44


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