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The City of Brussels has taken several decisions in order to best respect the measures of the federal government in the fight against the coronavirus (Covid-19). More info: coronavirus measures by the City of Brussels. Please note: at the Administrative Centre & liaison offices, all citizens are asked to come alone, maximum 15 minutes before the appointment time, wear a face mask (obligatory) and disinfect their hands.

 

Exhibition. 'Ce que la photo nous raconte...'

From 11 September 2020 to 26 February 2021 at the Saint-Géry Halls.

The exhibition shows some remarkable old photos of Brussels from the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century. It is also virtually available:

The exhibition is based on a photo collection created more than 100 years ago by the Comité d'Études du Vieux-Bruxelles. Part of it is kept in the art library of the Académie royale des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelles (ArBA-ESA) and was recently digitized.

Collection of 1,200 photos

The entire collection, consisting of about 1,200 photos, is freely accessible in a new database: