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Baugnez 44 Historical Center: a museum dedicated to the Battle of the Bulge

  • Baugnez 44 Historical Center - Battle of the Bulge Museum
  • Baugnez 44 Historical Center - Battle of the Bulge Museum
  • Baugnez 44 Historical Center - Battle of the Bulge Museum
  • Baugnez 44 Historical Center - Battle of the Bulge Museum
  • Museum & discovery

The Baugnez 44 Historical Center is considered one of the most beautiful of the Battle of the Bulge museums. Come and (re)discover this page of history in Wallonia.

The various large offensives and operations are explained to visitors with 16 scenes are reconstituted and 120 displays presented in the museum. You will find several unique pieces related to the Baugnez/Malmedy massacre on show.

A 25-minute film of never-seen-before archives is also screened. 2 screening areas, equipped with sound and light equipment, will take you right you back to the winter of 1944!

Throughout your visit a multi-lingual audio guide offers a detailed commentary: the history and anecdotes of the pieces exposed is fully detailed. A unique and unforgettable experience.

Practical information

Last entry: 5.25 pm
Last screening of the movie (French and German versions) at 5.30 pm

Guided visits for groups and schools on request.

The audio guide is available in Dutch, English, French and German.

Visitors with specific needs

Please click here to see the list of facilities and activities accessible to visitors with reduced mobility. Wallonia has developed the Access-i program to give travellers a clear understanding of what the infrastructures offer.

Please note, on this site:

  • If you have a wheelchair:  parking, toilets, adapted museum trail. You will need a little help to get in the lift.
  • If you have difficulties walking: benches and chairs throughout the museum. Lift to go to the first floor.
  • If you are deaf or hard of hearing: didactic panels along the museum trail.

Schedule

From 01 January to 31 December 2018.

Closed on public holidays + Mondays and Tuesdays outside school holidays.

In January, closed Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays except during school holidays.

Annual closure: December 04th-12nd, 2017 included.

The museum is closed on December 25th and January 01st.

Wednesdays-Sundays: 10 am to 6 pm
Public holidays: 10 am to 6 pm
School holidays: 10 am to 6 pm

Price

Individual

€ 7.5
€ 6
Free for children under 8.

Facilities

Services

  • Audioguide
  • Educational service
  • Visitor guide for groups

Equipement

  • Access for PRM (autodeclared)
  • Cafe
  • Shop
  • Car parking
  • Parking
  • Restaurant

Animals

    Pets not allowed

    Visites

    FR - EN - German - NL
    Audioguide/mobile app/tablet
    The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.