2015 marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, a vital turning point in world history.
To commemorate the Bicentenary of this Battle that left Europe stunned and that was instrumental in determining the future of our regions, the ASBL ‘Bataille de Waterloo 1815’ is planning the most impressive reconstructions ever seen in Europe: 5000 re-enactors, 300 horses and 100 canons. Should you wish to be part of the official commemorations 18-21 June 2015 please click here for full details.
HOWEVER, if you are interested in learning about what happened from an experienced battlefield tour guide who is passionate about the military history and the impact it had on our world join us on a fascinating day trip from either London or Brussels. We have selected dates throughout the year when there will be no crowds and the battlefield will be yours to explore.
The Waterloo 200 Project is your guide to 2015's bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo. We recommend that you visit the National Army Museum Waterloo 200 website which is fascinating and comprehensive. You can explore the stories behind the epic battle, Wellington, Napoleon and find full listings of all the commemorative events and exhibitions across the UK.
Dates: 16 May; 10 July; 15 August & 12 September 2015
Costs: £181 per person Ex Brussels (Ex London please call re best Eurostar add-on rate)
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