The research centre is housed in the former rectory at Zonnebeke, a modernistic building by Huib Hoste. It is a place where researchers, students and interested individuals can ask their questions about the region’s battlefields and heritage.

Research Center

Ieperstraat 1
B-8980 Zonnebeke
T 051 77 04 41

Simon Augustyn
Contact Simon

Opening hours

Mon – Thu : 01pm – 04.30 pm by appointment

We make an exception for relatives of First World War casualties.
Do you have a query concerning  a fallen soldier from World War I and there is no staff available  at the research centre?
Please turn to the reception desk at the museum.

Annual leave from December 16th until February 1st.
Closed on public holidays and bridging days.