Museums in Ypres
This overview contains all museums in and around Ypres.
Curious about which museums there are in Ypres? These are the museums:
Discover all museums in Ypres and find out about the things to see and to do, exhibitions, opening hours, prices and discounts in the list of all museums in Ypres, or apply filters and navigate through the map. For an overview of popular museums in Ypres, see our list of the best museums in Ypres.
Ypres (Ieper) is a small Belgian town in Flanders, in the southwest of the province of West Flanders. The town has its origins in the Middle Ages, when the first houses appeared on the river Ieperlee. Today the city is best known for its role during the First World War. To no avail, the German troops tried to occupy the city during four battles of Ypres. During this war half a million soldiers were killed in and around Ypres and the city was almost completely destroyed. Many war memorials and cemeteries in and around Ypres remind of this horrible time. Reconstruction took more than forty years. The Ypres of today is a reconstruction of what the city looked like before the war, with new neighborhoods.
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