Exhibition Operation North Sea 1944 - '45
Experience the Battle of the Scheldt; discover the wrecks of the warships and see for yourself how a naval cannon inspired Star Wars.
An exhibition for young and old about the long-forgotten, but important Battle of the Scheldt Experience the liberation, envision how you would have won that battle and marvel at the cannon that inspired Star Wars. Find out what types of fish were caught during the Second World War, which Belgians fought side by side with the Allies and what happened to the ships that never made it to port.
Operation North Sea 1944-’45 is an exhibition for all ages. Both interested novices and people with some knowledge of the Second World War will be treated to a lesser-known piece of history. For families, there is a separate tour with original questions, videos and stories.