Dear Friend of Flanders,

In view of the COVID-19-situation, specific safety measures and additional restrictions are currently in place across Belgium. You will find more detailed information on following website. For the latest travel advice to our country, please consult your local authorities.

If you are travelling to Flanders, Brussels or elsewhere in Belgium for a duration of 48 hours or more, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form, within the 48 hours before your arrival in Belgium. 

Take good care of yourself and each other and keep it safe and healthy.  

We hope to welcome you again soon, with twice the heart, love and hospitality. 

Warm regards,

Discover everything on the history of the city of Ypres in the Yper Museum. Well known as a global symbol of First World War remembrance, but there is so much more. Did you know the history spans eleven centuries? From being an important cloth trading location to a thriving medieval metropolis and fortified city. From a religious and military hub, to a city destroyed by war and rebuilt as a City of Peace... Ypres was and is all of this. In a fun and interactive way, the museum tells the story of 11 centuries of ups and downs. Dig deeper in the fascinating history and learn the story of the birth of the city and the many rebirths after yet another disaster that stroke Ypres and its inhabitants. A cat paw bracelet makes a visit to the Yper Museum personal, playful and attractive for the youngest of the family!


8900 Ypres


+32 (0)57 239 220

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