Gent 1013 - 1918 - Gent 1913 - 1918
The Book

The Book

In 1913 the Belgian city of Ghent hosted a universal exhibition and received millions of visitors from all over the world. Moreover, the entire historical centre was restored to welcome the tourists.
One year later – the exhibition halls had just been pulled down – the First World War broke out. The town was taken over by the Germans. Ghent became the logistic centre for the German Fourth Army.
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Guided Tours

Guided Tours

The guided walking tours take you back to the town of a hundred years ago. The authors of the historical travel guide propose three different tours on the traces of the world’s fair and the Great War. Come and see various known and unknown sights and monuments and discover Ghent from a completely different point of view.
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Presentations

Listen to the absorbing stories of Ghent and its world’s fair and about life during the Great War. These presentations are an excellent idea for travel groups or associations that want to offer their members an exciting afternoon or evening.
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Wandelen door Gent 1913 - 1918
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