• Attractions
  • Monument
  • Museum or Interpretation Centre

The Lion's hamlet was part of the Waterloo battlefield where French and English troops fought on June 15, 1815.

This historical site is situated in the province of Brabant Wallon, a mere 20 km drive from Brussels. It can be found at the base of the Lion's Mound, the monument that marks the front line of the battle between French and English troops.

 

What to see:

Activities

On summer days, and Thursdays-Sundays from April-June and September-October:

  • A bivouac presenting the soldiers' daily lives
  • Cannon demonstrations
  • A fun little play presenting a soldiers' school
  • Horse carriage rides between the Lion's Mound and the Hougoumont Farm
  • An exhibition presenting women in that era and their role in war

 

COVID-19 : We do our best to inform you with the latest updates... Best, though, to check with the operator or lodging you have made a booking with before getting on the road. Please note that the Covid Safe Ticket (or health passport) is mandatory in Wallonia, starting November 1st, 2021.  Infos
This information is given for indication purposes only, best to check with the site you hope to visit before heading there - by phone, email, social media or simply by visiting their website.

Services

Credit cards accepted

Equipement

Shop - Non-smoking - Car parking - Motor Home parking - Parking - Restaurant - Common bathroom - Terrace

Visites

Guide available/groups - German - EN - ES - FR - IT - NL - Guide available/individuals - DE - EN - ES - FR - NL - Audioguide/mobile app/tablet

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