For the British Empire, Mons was "the first and the last”: the first and the last of the great battles of the First World war.
Bruce Harvey, a Canadian soldier, has taken part in the liberation... Read more
For 4 years, Mons endured German occupation while her sons fought along the Yser river. One man, Henri La Fontaine chose exile in order to continue his pacifist campaign against war. The founder of the... Read more
The circuit connects the major heritage and tourist sites of the town centre of Mons, departing from the Grand'Place. Discover the UNESCO sites, the museums, the picturesque streets and the mews... Read more