Waterloo Battlefield - Wellington Museum

Chaussée de Bruxelles 147 - 1410 Waterloo

© WBT - Bruno d'Alimonte (pour la façade)

Waterloo Battlefield - Wellington Museum

  • Railway station at 1200 m
  • Car park
  • Coach car park
    5 parking spots
  • Maestro
  • Visa/MasterCard
General

General

  • CGT
  • Passeport
In the centre of Waterloo this former post house was used as the headquarters of the Duke of Wellington, commander of the Allied Forces on 17th and 18th June 1815.

With the aid of engravings, weapons and documents, this museum recounts the political context of Europe in 1815 and reveals how the battles unfolded.

A multimedia room explains how the name of Waterloo spread across the world. 

Audio guide included.
Practical information

Practical information

Information for individuals

  • Opening times
    Daily except 01/01 and 25/12 • From 01/04 to 30/09 from 9.30 to 18.00 • From 01/10 to 31/03 from 10.00 to 17.00
  • Price
    adults €7.50 - 60+ / students: €6.50 - children (10-17) €5 - children (<10) free of charge • The "1815 Pass": www.museewellington.be
  • Guided tour

    Prices include audio guide with choice of 6 languages: EN, FR, NL, DE, IT, ES

  • Tour length

    45 to 60 mins.

Information for groups

  • Opening times
    • Monday 10:00 - 17:00
    • Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00
    • Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00
    • Thursday 10:00 - 17:00
    • Friday 10:00 - 17:00
    • Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
    • Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Price
    (Audio guides not included) adults / 60+ / students: €5 - children (<18) €4 - children (<6) free of charge
  • Guided tour
    Guided tours subject to prior booking (20 people/guide)
  • Information
    • Welcome coffee and specialist interest tours for businesses subject to prior booking.
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Map

Itinerary

  • RO, exit 27. By bus W or 365 (stop Waterloo Eglise). By train, line Brussels-Nivelles.
Events

Events

  • 2019
    Mar
    20
    2019
    Sep
    01
    Le Bivouac de Napoléon | Musée Wellington
    Le Bivouac de Napoléon | Musée Wellington

    Découvrez une exposition retraçant l’épopée napoléonienne au travers des bivouacs établis pour l'Empereur tout au long de ses campagnes. Au Musée Wellington, du 21 mars 2019 au 1er septembre 2019.

    Divers thèmes seront abordés :

    • mobilier de campagne de Napoléon
    • Napoléon à Waterloo
    • un Empire d’itinérances militaires

    Férus d'histoire et passionnés de l'épopée impériale sont attendus à Waterloo !