Upcoming activities

11 April – 20 September 2024

Exhibition of the Geschichtsforum Schleiden: "Die mit dem Adel der Geburt den Adel der Gesinnung stets vereinigten"

Exhibition of the Geschichtsforum Schleiden: "Die mit dem Adel der Geburt den Adel der Gesinnung stets vereinigten" - “The ones who always combined the nobility by birth with the nobility of attitude”. The exhibition will document this: 1773 to 2023: 250 years of Arenberg in Schleiden, in the town hall. Opening on 11 April at 6.30 pm.

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Exhibitions

29 June 2024

Autos, Schloss und Prominenz

The Baroque Palace of Nordkirchen has served as a representative backdrop for social events for centuries. Due to its outstanding architecture and impressive garden, it is rightly called the "Versailles of Westphalia."

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Varia

2 July 2024

Olympic torch relay

Home to more than 2.6 million people, Nord is the most populous department in France. From its beaches to its cultural and historic buildings and cuisine, Nord has a lot going for it. The Olympic torch will arrive to the department on Tuesday, 2 July, beginning this stage of the relay next to the fortifications of Avesnes-sur-Helpe, first built sometime in the 11th century.

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Press

Past activities

1 June 2024

Annual meeting of the scientific committee of the Belgian Arenberg Foundation in Enghien/Edingen

The annual meeting of the scientific committee of the Belgian Arenberg Foundation will be organized on Saturday, the 1st of June 2024.

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Annual meeting

25–26 May 2024

C'était au temps où Bruxelles chantait!

C'était au temps où Bruxelles chantait! The title of the concert might make you smile... But know that Brussels didn't wait for Jacques Brel to showcase an extraordinary musicality! Rachel Heymans and Gwennaëlle Alibert from Historische Blasinstrumente would like to let you hear.

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Music

2 May 2024

"Séminaire à Bruxelles", article in Eventail

In the Royal Galleries of Saint-Hubert, at the invitation of His Serene Highness Leopold, the thirteenth Duke of Arenberg, a seminar organized by the Arenberg Foundation took place, on the theme: Artificial Intelligence: Friend or Foe? The Challenges of a Technological Revolution. This brilliant scientific seminar was followed by a reception.

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Press

24 April 2024

"Late laatste eer..." - article in De Telegraaf

A small group came to the church of Zevenbergen in Brabant to pay their last respects after five centuries to the watergeus Maximiliaan de Cock van Neerijnen. A mourning plaque was unveiled for this Protestant resistance fighter against the Spanish rule in the Netherlands, near the tombstone of his mother Anna van Zevenbergen and the mausoleum of his uncle and adversary, the Catholic Jean de Ligne.

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Press

20 April 2024

Belgian Organ Festival: Bel'Orgue

The Arenberg Foundation supports the organ day in Enghien on Saturday, April 20, 2024. Pieces from the musical fund will serve as inspiration for the concerts. Everyone is welcome to attend. More info can be found at https://www.orgue-enghien.be/bel-orgue-2024.

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Music