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Event : Festivities And Folkloric Traditions

The Triumphs of Binche - Folklore and traditions

The Triumphs of Binche - Folklore and traditions
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In 1549, Queen Mary of Hungary welcomed Charles V in her palace in Binche. As there will be no 2014 edition, come back and relive those days in August 2015!

2015 will offer you an extensive and varied programme, which will feature:

  • Giant chess game and a fair with crafts and artisans,
  • Renaissance inn, flower decorating and historical parades,
  • Historical Mass, Falconry and comedia d'ell arte,
  • Merry-go-round, ballet from the Renaissance court and fireworks,
  • An animated walk recalling significant episodes from the Triumphs of 1549 and the life of Maria of Hungary's court.


  • tel. : +32 (0) 64 33 67 27


  • tel. : +32 (0) 64 33 67 27
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PLUSTourist information on the town BINCHE



We are not responsible for any changes in dates and/or programmes. Please contact the organiser prior to departure.