• 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

 

MÉMORIAL 1815

1 gift
- 2 € on the Memorial Trail ticket for adults
Validity date: from 01-01-2020 au 31-12-2020
  • Offer valid throughout 2020 (except when the site is hosting special events)
  • Valid for 4 persons max per voucher.
  • Cannot be combined with any other ongoing promotion or offer
  • This voucher must be printed and given to the ticket office on arrival

Pass 1815 Waterloo: 6 attractions and museums presenting Napoleon's last battle for 20€

This single ticket gives you access to the 6 attractions and museums presenting Napoleon's last battle. The best way to learn and experience a important chapter in history.

Open on 21/10/2020
Route du Lion 1815,1420Braine-l'Alleud
Some tourist attractions have reopened to the public.

Please check the opening times, booking tips and recommendations with them (either via their website or by contacting them directly) before visiting. Remember to check the border and quarantine regulations before travelling.
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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.

Duration

Minimum duration : 1:00
Maximum duration : 3:00

Langue d'accueil

German - English - French - Dutch

Services

Credit cards accepted - Library or document centre

Equipement

Shop - Non-smoking - Car 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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