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As if art admirers needed another reason to see ‘The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb’ following restoration, a remarkable discovery has been made concerning the title character itself.
From Flanders Today: Unesco has announced that it wants to open a debate on the recognition of war cemeteries and memorials as World Heritage.
A Unesco advisory body has recommended that the organisation reject an application for First World War memorial sites to be recognised as world cultural heritage.
Belgian fries were officially added to the Unesco list of cultural treasures, reports VTM today. The Belgian fries are therefore eligible for Unesco World Heritage status.
The oldest map of Belgium, the Villaret map, is now digitally available, reports Knack.
With a bid of €6,600, a Belgian buyer yesterday purchased a saber that may have belonged to the first King of the Belgians, Leopold I, says auction house Bernaerts.
The Brussels-Capital Region has applied for Unesco World Heritage status for its traditional Ommegang pageant, a reconstruction of the son of Emperor Charles V's entry in Brussels in 1
The 1902 statue of local hero Everard 'tSerclaes, located just off the Grand Place, has been restored to its original colour, writes Bruzz.