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Cosy Theme Café Just next to the Museum!

The perfect venue for groups and schools

Exhibition from Hooge to the Hell(Fire Corner)...

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Exceptionally closed on Thursday 25/05/2017

Closed on Thursday 25/05/2017 for the first communion of our oldest son.

See you on Friday ;-)

Grtz Niek

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Visitors Centre :

The Ypres Salient: 'The landscape now as a witness of then'.

During 'The Great war' the Ypres Salient was the longest unchanged frontline in Flanders. Consequently it was one of the most dreaded battlefields of the W ...

NEW FILM 1917

In the new wing of the museum one can watch an original film shot in 1917 at Hooge and the Menin Road.

Don't miss this chance to visit our new exhibition: 'From Hooge to Hell'!.

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Nearby

  • Hooge Crater Cemetery was begun by the 7th Division Burial Officer early in October 1917. It contained originally 76 graves.
  • Birr Cross Roads Cemetery was named by the 1st Leinsters from their depot. The cemetery was begun in August 1917 and used as a Dressing Station cemetery until, and after, the German advance in 1918.
  • Kings Royal Rifle Corps Memorial is a memorial dedicated to the officers and men of the KRRC, Kings Royal Rifle Corps.