Walking tour

From Palais du Cinquantenaire/Jubelparkpaleis to Palais des Colonies/Koloniënpaleis: by tram to Tervuren! (fully booked)


This guided tour, on foot and by tram, will follow the route taken by visitors to the Brussels International Exhibition in 1897, from the main exhibition site in Parc du Cinquantenaire/Jubelpark to the colonial section in Tervuren. While on the tram, on your headsets you will hear the guide explain and recontextualise what you are seeing outside, from urban panoramas and rich architectural heritage to parks and forest. The tour will end in the delightful Parc de Tervuren/Park van Tervuren.

In cooperation with Atelier de Recherche et d’Action Urbaines (ARAU).

Practical information

Sat. & Sun. at 10:00 and 14:00 (FR) (duration: 2 hours)

Starting point: exit of Mérode/Merode metro station, at the corner of Avenue de Tervueren/Tervurenlaan and Avenue des Gaulois/Galliërslaan, Etterbeek

Advance booking required. Up to 15 people per tour. Please make sure you have a valid tram ticket/pass.