Brussels, 1000 Years of Struggles

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Relive, during a stroll through the alleys of the Marolles, the great social struggles that made this neighborhood what it is today.


  • Battle of the Marolles, 1969
  • The Mattress War, 1989
  • Anecdotes and stories


Experience the most rebelious neighbourhood in town and relive the great social struggles that transformed the city. What are you gonna see ? The “1000 Years of Struggles” tour, that criss-crosses the Marolles district, focuses, in a playful and funny way, on the many different social struggles that took place in this part of the city ; some really old, some more recent… The tour passes by some of the most important places of the district, alongside discovering several less known alleys and dead ends.


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