Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

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Triceratops dinosaur Skeleton


lying Iguanodons skeletons from Bernissart


standing Iguanodon skeleton


mammoth skeleton


Biodivercity gallery


skeleton of sea animal

The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences in Brussels is also called the Dinosaurs museum. Here you can admire Europe’s largest exhibition on dinosaurs.

Highlight of the museum is the collection of 30 fossilized Iguanodons which were discovered in 1878 in Bernissart, in the South of Belgium. A part of this group is on display behind glass in lifelike posses. In the basement you can also see the Iguanodons in the position they were found and learn more about how they were discovered.

Besisde the Dinosaur Gallery, the museum has also other permanent galleries. These include the fantastic Gallery of  Evolution, the Gallery of Humankind, BiodiverCity, Mosasaur Hall and other great exhibitions.

Location: Vautierstraat 29, 1000 Brussels, Belgium


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The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences in Brussels is also called the Dinosaurs museum. Here you can admire Euro...

Kiewit Airfield Open House

red plane on Kiewit Airfield


army plane open for visitors


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small plane standing on grass


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helicopter getting ready for takeoff

Kiewit Airfield holds its annual open house every last weekend of August. This recreational airfield is Belgium's oldest airfield(1909) and has a single grass runway of 600 m length.

During the open house you can have a scenic flight, use the flight simulater, sit in an F16 and enjoy many other things.

Location: Luchtvaarstraat 100, 3500 Hasselt, Belgium


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Kiewit Airfield holds its annual open house every last weekend of August. This recreational airfield is Belgium's oldest...