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Guide and Town Map

The Cloth Hall withTourist Office on the ground floor. (copyright: www.greatwar.co.uk)Produced by the Tourist Office in Dutch, French, English and German giving everything you need to know about the town and its facilities. Visit www.ieper.be for further information.

Shop

The Tourist Office offers a wide variety of leaflets and information. Visitors can access the shop for In Flanders Fields museum from within the Tourist Office, which sells a wide range of books and items related to the First World War.

Opening Hours

1 April - 30 September:

  • weekdays 09.00 - 18.00 hours
  • Sundays & public holidays 10.00 - 18.00 hours

1 October - 31 March:

  • weekdays 09.00 - 17.00 hours
  • Sundays & public holidays 10.00 - 17.00 hours

Closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Location

The Tourist Office is located on the ground floor of the Cloth Hall (Lakenhalle) on the market square in the centre of Ieper.

Visitors' Centre of Ieper and the Westhoek
Lakenhallen (Cloth Hall)
Grote Markt
8900 Ieper
Belgium

Telephone +32 (0)57/ 239 220

Fax +32 (0)57/ 239 275

www.ieper.be

e-mail toerisme@ieper.be


Other Useful Links

Welcome in Ieper: City of Peace. The site contains a map of the town, photographs and related links.

The Great War in Flanders Fields/Wereldoorlog I in de Westhoek. The site contains: a database of all monuments, sites, locations, cemeteries in the Westhoek area; an historical overview of the battles in the Ypres Salient; list of links to useful websites; general tourist information.

Tourist Information Messines (Mesen): The site contains information about sites to see in and around Messines town, including opening hours for the tourist office.

Tourist Information Centre Zonnebeke. The site contains information about the five villages in the region of Zonnebeke: Beselare, Geluveld, Zandvoorde, Passendale (Paschenedaele) and Zonnebeke.

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Copyright Joanna Legg & Graham Parker 2001. Updated April 2005. All rights reserved.