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The Belgian emergency notes of World War I are now online!

The Museum of the National Bank of Belgium posesses more than 4500 originals of Belgian emergency notes of World War I . With the centenary of this conflict coming up, it has put the collection online.

Museum Night Fever on Saturday 2 March

On Saturday 2nd March, the Museum of the National Bank of Belgium will participate for the 6th time in ‘Museum Night Fever’.

Rue du Bois sauvage

The street where the NBB used to have its entrance, and where the museum is now located, has an unusual name. Is it a reference to the neighbouring Sonian Forest? Or is there another explanation for this place name? Enough reason to investigate the question in this edition of “Spotlight”.