Historiography in Belgium and the Netherlands

Discover the forum article ‘ De Tweede Wereldoorlog in de Lage Landen ’ in...Read more

Results of the ADOCHS project

The...Read more

CIDA' chocolate factory in Bois d'Haine. German cavalry resting in the streets of Brussels. Photo no. 64272, copyright CegeSoma/State Archives.

Call for papers

The CegeSoma and the...Read more

Image & Data Processing in the Cultural Heritage Sector

ADOCHS study day: Register now!

On Tuesday 14 September 2021, the ADOCHS ...Read more

Antwerp. Arrest of collaborators in the Pelikaanstraat on 4/9/1944. Photo no. 28.403, copyright CegeSoma/State Archives.

The Resistance in Belgium: a debate

On the occasion of Heritage Day on 24 April 2021, the Peace Center of the...Read more

United Nations War Crimes commission, requisition, Archives Belgian Crime Commission, copyrights CegeSoma/Archives de l'Etat

Belgium WWII, from governors to post-war justice

As the summer holidays approach, the Belgium WWII website offers you a...Read more

The CegeSoma photo library is back in the Square de l'Aviation

The CegeSoma photo library is back in the Square de l'Aviation

If, for most of our readers, the photo library is first and foremost an...Read more

New reservation system for the reading room (as from 15 june)

Readers still have to book a seat in the reading room prior to their visit. As from 15 June...Read more

The Pope appeals for peace via radio, 4.9.1943, photo no. 148746, copyright CegeSoma/State Archives.

A Belgian researcher in the archives of Pius XII, the wartime pope

From April 2021, Belgian researcher Elisabeth Bruyère will be investigating the Vatican...Read more

De Leiegouw, jg. 63, 2021, nr. 1

Special issue of 'De Leiegouw' about resistance and collaboration

The first number for 2021 of De Leiegouw , the heritage journal from Kortrijk, is a theme issue...Read more

L'élastique, January 1944, copyrights CegeSoma/State Archives

The censored and underground press of the two world wars now accessible via the Abraham online catalog