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Poster exhibition: Journey through 100 years of European history

Poster exhibition: Journey through 100 years of European history

30 Apr 2022

European Parliament President Roberta Metsola was the first prominent EU citizen to go on a journey through a hundred years of European History. She took a tour of the House of European History’s new temporary exhibition When Walls Talk moments after she inaugurated it at noon, on Friday, Apr. 29.Read more


Museum resumes group activities

11 Mar 2022

The House of European History will gradually resume its group activities starting from Monday, March 14.

The decision follows the improvement of the public health conditions relating to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent decisions of the competent Belgian and European Parliament...Read more


Lili Sohn - Women's rights and women's bodies

8 Mar 2022

European 20th and 21st centuries history has shown progress in the right of women to decide on their bodies, on their sexuality. Nevertheless, serious obstacles still hinder those rights. Are we going backwards? Which are the challenges, today, and which are the possible solutions and...Read more

Through the lens of...

Through the lens of...

5 Jan 2022

From the outset, there is not much in common between the Christmas truce in 1914 and unnoticed objects in museums...Read more

Euro display case - star design

The euro (€) turns 20!

23 Dec 2021

The common European currency, the euro, soon turns 20 and to celebrate the anniversary the House of European History hosts a selection of 15 objects donated by the European Central Bank. Read more

Stories of our objects

Stories of our Objects: Discover the museum‘s first online magazine!

11 Oct 2021

The House of European History attempts to tell a transnational story using objects, documents, and audio-visual testimonies from across Europe and beyond. With no pre-existing collection, finding these items in so many countries and languages required a high degree of teamwork from an international team of curators.Read more