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Kazerne Dossin

Kazerne Dossin is a very special place of remembrance for Belgium. As 'SS Sammellager Mecheln', the Dossin barracks was a waitingroom for death for more than 25,000 Jews and gypsies from Belgium and Northern France during the Second World War.

A brand-new museum has been built to record the historical significance of this place for present and future generations and to illustrate themes like racism, exclusion and human rights. The combination of the human rights theme and the historical story of the Holocaust in Belgium makes Kazerne Dossin a project of European interest. The new museum was designed by leading architect and former Flemish Government Architect bOb Van Reeth.





Opening hours

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday closed
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:30 - 17:00
Sunday 09:30 - 17:00
closed
  • 25 December 2018
  • 1 January 2019
  • 30 September 2019
  • 1 October 2019
  • 9 October 2019

Groups

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday closed
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:30 - 17:00
Sunday 09:30 - 17:00
closed
  • 25 December 2018
  • 1 January 2019
  • 30 September 2019
  • 1 October 2019
  • 9 October 2019

School groups

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday closed
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:30 - 17:00
Sunday 09:30 - 17:00
closed
  • 25 December 2018
  • 1 January 2019
  • 30 September 2019
  • 1 October 2019
  • 9 October 2019

Price

Price

Individual visits

€ 10.00

Comfort

Accessibility

Services

Where?

Goswin de Stassartstraat 153, Mechelen