The Brussels Map Circle


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Upcoming Map Circle events

Tervuren, Belgium
Organisation: The Brussels Map Circle
Provisional programme
  • 10.00 – 10.30 - Welcome visitors with coffee
  • 10.30 – 12.30 - Lectures by Prof. Em. Elri Liebenberg and Prof. Dr. Imre Demhardt - Both these distinguished academics, long-term members of our Circle, will bring a broad introduction to the mapping of this fascinating continent.
  • 12.30 – 14.30 - Lunch in the Museum Bistro (optional and paying)
  • 14.30 – 17.00 - Presentation of a selection of maps from the collection of the Museum by Wulf Bodenstein (volunteer curator of this collection, author of Kaarten van Afrika / Cartes géographiques d’Afrique, 2017) - This viewing of the maps will take place in alternating groups, to ensure good visibility of the maps to all. While waiting their turn to see the maps, participants are free to visit the newly refurbished museum at their leisure, as they will be given a free entrance ticket to the museum for the day.
Location map.
Site map here. Parking possibilities here.
Venue: Royal Museum for Central Africa / Africa Museum, Leuvensesteenweg 13, 3080 Tervuren, Belgium
Time schedule: 10.00 - 17.00