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« The Gille going topsy-turvy»

Du 06-02-2013 au 09-03-2014

From 06.02.2013 to 09.03.2014 the international Carnival and Mask Museum presents the exhibition “The Gille going topsy-turvy” (Le Gille sens dessus dessous). It deals with the Gille, the principal character of the Binche carnival.

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« The craftsmen and craftswomen of the Gille », photographs by Bénédicte Thomas

Du 06-06-2014 au 09-11-2014

Tot 9 november : « The craftsmen and craftswomen of the Gille », photographs by Bénédicte Thomas.

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"An upside-down world: Carnivals and masquerades of Europe and the Mediterranean"

Du 25-01-2015 au 28-06-2015

Rural masquerades and urban parades of Europe and the Mediterranean seen from a completely new angle.

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"40 years. Already? Only 40!"

Du 28-11-2015 au 01-05-2016

Until 1st May 2016: anniversary exhibition: "40 years. Already? Only 40!"

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Dear visitors,

Du 01-05-2017 au 30-06-2017

The international Carnival and Mask Museum will be closed from 1st May to 30 June 2017 included due to works enhancing building security.
If you wish to contact us, we are available by phone at 064/33.57.41 or you can send an email to
We will be pleased to welcome you again after the end of the works.
The team of the Mask Museum

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The Vonpischmeyer Collection

Du 11-07-2017 au 10-09-2017

The new temporary exhibition of the museum is The Vonpischmeyer Collection - Plastic sculptures by Olivier Goka. This exhibition is organized within the framework of the 11th edition of the ARTour biennial - Contemporary Art and Heritage.To discover from 24 June to 10 September 2017.

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