Archived News & Events


On Sunday May 29 the Jubilee Park welcomes the 20 km through Brussels race. The aviation hall is retained for the event and therefore not accessible to the public. The other Museum galleries are accessible free of charge that day. 

2016-05-21 ... 2016-05-22

Family show "Wings of history": only in French and Dutch




2016-05-21 ... 2016-05-22

On saturday 21 and sunday 22, the museum will welcome aviation passionates from all ages for a week-end full of activities in the aviation hall : travelling shows, creative workshops, "Belle Époque" photography studio, child games, meeting with specialists... and many more surprises!

This week-end will start the launch of the 100Masters campaign organised by the Brussels Museums Council to promote the masterpieces of the permanent collections of the capitol's museums.

An independant jury has selected one masterpiece of the Royal Army Museum collections. It will be...

2016-04-28 ... 2016-04-29

In joint operation with the Museum for Fine Arts and Antwerp University the Royal Military Museum organizes a colloquium on preventive conservation.

On April 28 and 29, 2016, Belgian and foreign speakers will present their most recent findings on the monitoring and evaluation of interior climate in museums. During these two days air quality will be analysed and the influence of air on collections will be determined. The colloquium will also discuss the first results of the AIRCHECQ research project currently running at the Royal Military Museum.

Jean Tétreault, Bart Ankersmit...

2016-03-05 ... 2016-03-06

On Saturday March 5, 2016 Brussels will once again be hit by its annual bout of fever! During Museum Night Fever the Military Museum organizes a large-scale War Party. 
More than thirty contemporary artists reflect upon violence, each in a personal way. The result of course is a ginormous clash of interventions.
Be targeted by a human drone in Texas or by the Love Beam, march along from Ypres to Istanbul, be enthralled by dancing and meditating spirits in a melting pot of techno, black metal, choirs, images and conspiracy theories…

In the Aviation Hall you can also once...