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,

The Belgian Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK-IRPA) will display one of the most striking collections it has in its possession, the so-called German negatives. Belgium’s artistic heritage was the subject of a remarkable project during the last two years of World War I. A group of about 30 German art historians, photographers and architects set out to record the country’s most significant monuments with the new medium of photography. They ended up taking more than 10,000 outstanding photos of Belgian churches, beguinages, castles, private dwellings, memorials, interiors and artworks between the summer of 1917 and the autumn of 1918.Open Air Exhibition Parc Royal Brussels Free entrance
The German Negatives (1917-1918)


Paleizenplein 7
1000 Brussels


From Thursday, June 15, 2017
To Friday, September 15, 2017


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