BelgiumOrganisation: The Brussels Map CircleAnnual General Meeting (AGM) open only for Brussels Map Circle active members.
All members are encouraged to become Active Member by applying to the President at least three weeks before the meeting: email@example.com.
A personal invitation to this AGM with the agenda and the possibility of proxy vote will be sent out to all Active Members by separate mail at least two weeks before the meeting.Venue: Royal Library of Belgium, Mont des Arts /Kunstberg, 1000 Brussels Boardroom / Raadzaal / Salle du conseil
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgTime schedule: 10.00 - 11.45URL: http://www.bimcc.org/events
BelgiumOrganisation: The Brussels Map CircleThe Map Afternoon of Saturday 24 March 2018 will be a special one since it will be the opening of a full year celebrating the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Brussels Map Circle.
The MAPAF will be organised in close cooperation with the Maps and Plans Department of the Royal Library of Belgium. It will show at this occasion some exceptional items of the collection. Please register for this exclusive event. You are kindly invited at 12.00 for a reception and sandwich lunch offered by the Brussels Map Circle for its 20th anniversary.
Public transport: Central Station and metro station Central Station / Centraal Station / Gare Centrale.
Public parking: Interparking Albertine-Square.
Registrations are now closed.
No entrance fee for members (reception and sandwich lunch offered by the Brussels Map Circle).
Entrance fee for non-members : EUR 15.00 (catering included).
Fees are to be prepaid on our bank account before the MAPAF : IBAN BE52 0682 4754 2209 BIC GKCCBEBB.
No cash payments during the event please.
Venue: Royal Library of Belgium, Mont des Arts /Kunstberg, 1000 Brussels Boardroom / Raadzaal / Salle du conseilTime schedule: 12.00 - 16.30URL: http://www.bimcc.org/events
Arlon and Luxembourg,
Belgium and LuxembourgOrganisation: The Brussels Map CircleThis is your chance to learn why Belgium has a province called Luxembourg, just like the Grand Duchy, and why the border between both territories runs where it runs …
A particular focus will be on the last partition in 1839, as a consequence of the 1830 Belgian rebellion.
Participation fee and registration
Due to the regulations in the visited places, the number of participants is strictly limited to 25. Participation is limited to our Members and their partner. Participation fees is EUR 35.00. This covers entrance costs to some collections and the guides. Booking for the dinner (advance payment) is EUR 30.00. If necessary the date of the transfer will depart participants. Please pay at IBAN BE52 0682 4754 2209 | BIC GKCCBEBB.
If you would like to join this guided tour please register here. Your registration will be acknowledge.
Under the academic guidance of:
Jean-Claude Muller, linguist, Premier Conseiller de Gouvernement at the Ministère d'État, président of the Association de Généalogie et d'Héraldique, président of the Institut archéologique du Luxembourg, former head of the Bibliothèque nationale de Luxembourg;
Michel Trigalet, historian, head of department at the State Archives of Belgium in Arlon;
Philippe Nilles, head of the Section moderne at the Archives nationales de Luxembourg;
François Reinert, historien, Conservateur délégué à la direction at the Musée Dräi Eechelen, Conservateur at the Cabinet des médailles et estampes of the Musée national d'histoire et d'art;
Collins David, curator of the Musée Gaspar in Arlon
Saturday 26 May 2018
10.00 – 12.00: State Archives of Belgium in Arlon
12.00 - 14.30: From Arlon to Luxembourg incl. lunch
14.30 – 16.30: Archives Nationales de Luxembourg
16.30 – 18.00: Walk in Luxembourg
Sunday 27 May 2018
10.00 – 12.00: Musée Dräi Eechelen in Luxembourg
12.00 - 14.30: From Luxembourg to Arlon incl. lunch
14.30 – 16.30: Musée Gaspar in Arlon
16.30: the End
Access by train - Examples of time schedule to Arlon as per 2018-02-07
Acces by car
by car from Brussels to Arlon (Archives de l’État): 185 km
by car from Arlon to Luxembourg : 33 km
Best Western Hotel Arlux*** in Arlon
Van Der Valk Luxembourg-Arlon*** in Arlon
Grand Hotel Cravat***** in Luxembourg
Hôtel Vauban in Luxembourg
Hôtel Français*** in Luxembourg
Luxembourg Youth Hostel in Luxembourg
Other recommended visits - In case you plan to spend a few hours around Luxembourg before or after our visit, we recommend:
Mudam Luxembourg, Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean