4 June: Conference by Virginie Jourdain on the History of the Brussels Hotel Industry

On Wednesday 4 June, we conclude our cycle of conferences on the history of Brussels. Virginie Jourdain (ULB) will present her research on the Brussels hospitality industry in the period 1880-1940.

Brussels14-18.be: A Photographic Journey Through the Occupied Capital

In cooperation with VisitBrussels, CEGESOMA created a website on Brussels during the First World War. Brussels14-18.be presents an exceptional photographic journey, in no less than three languages, throughout the occupied capital.

New Issue of the JBH

The spring issue of the Journal of Belgian History offers the reader analyses of a few typical fault lines in recent Belgian history, as well as a diplomatic trip to Hungary.

Bastogne War Museum Opened Its Doors

The brand new Bastogne War Museum opened its doors last March. Using modern scenographic elements, the museum presents a broad view on the Battle of the Bulge. CEGESOMA offered the substantive themes and concepts.

In the Spotlight: the Archives of the Intelligence Networks and Action Groups

The archives of the Intelligence Networks and Action Groups are an essential source for the study of the Belgian resistance during the Second World War. A new list of the more than 40,000 personal files will largely facilitate the task of making these archives accessible to the public.