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For the Bastogne War Museum, 2019 is an important year: the year of the 75thanniversary of the Battle of the Bulge, of which the city of Bastogne is, so to speak, the memorial capital.

 

 

 We commemorate it with the events of the Nuts Weekend (13-14-15 December 2019)

 

The NUTS WEEKEND PROGRAM at the Bastogne War Museum

  • Friday 13 December

9:30-18:00: Signing sessions with authors and artists as Philippe Jarbinet, author of 'Airborne 44'
13:00-15:00: Meet and greet with 15 veterans

  • Saturday 14 December

9:30-18:00: Fair with books and historical documents 
Meeting with witnesses
9:30-16:00 : Medical assistance during the Battle of the Bulge
10:30-12:30 : Meet Shane Taylor (actor of 'Doc' Roe in Band of Brothers)
16:00-17:00: The incredible life of Augusta Chiwy, volunteer nurse, told by Martin King, American historian and author

  • Sunday 15 December

9:30-18:00: Meet and greet with veterans
10:30-13:30 : 'Indian Head' Static exhibition of 40 military vehicles
13:00-15:00: Meeting with Shane Taylor, actor of "Doc" Roe (Band of Brothers), Chris Langlois, real grandson of Eugene "Doc" Roe and Matthew Leitch, actor in Band of Brothers

NOT TO MISS!

Saturday 14 December

Big sound and light spectacle projected on the Mardasson Memorial - two presentations (17:30 - 20:00)
After the sound and light spectacle: Bar and musical entertainment (Dixie Boys Band)

All weekend

  • Miniature reconstruction of the Grand-Rue of Bastogne in 1944
  • Presentation of fragments from a crashed military aircraft near Bastogne
  • Military tents outside: static exhibition and sale of objects
  • Share your WWII story - take advantage of our recording studio to share your anecdote or that of a loved one
  • Expo Art Liberty. From the Berlin Wall to Street Art until 19 January 2020

 

Download the highlights program

eat at the "PATTON'S CANTEEN"

FROM 5 DECEMBER 2019 TO 5 JANUARy 2020

At the end of the year, you can share a pleasant moment with family, friends or colleagues in the "Patton's Canteen".
 
From 5 December to 5 January, the Bastogne War Museum offers a unique menu in an unusual space in the style of the famous general.
 
Immersed in a ‘40s setting with jazz music on the background, come and taste our 75th anniversary menu, created by star chef Benoît Bourivain.

info & reservation

info@bastognewarmuseum.be

discover the menu

Find the full program of the nuts weekend in bastogne 

Official website