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Tanks In Mons: annual WWII celebrations in Mons

  • Demonstration
Event planned for the month of August 2020
Dates and programme may be subject to change.

The only commemoration of its kind in the world, Tanks in Town celebrates the liberation of Mons in 1944 with a procession of WWII tanks and military vehicles. They will be following in the tracks of the American armoured convoy that drove through the city at the end of the war.

Shermans, Chaffees, Pershings, Tank Destroyers, Half Tracks, armoured cars, jeeps, lorries... will peacefully drive through the historic centre then gather on the Grand Place where the public will get a chance to get a closer look at them.

 



 

Schedule

Event planned for the month of August 2020
Dates and programme may be subject to change.
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.