Ferme du Caillou - Napoleon's Last Headquarters

Le Caillou farm was Napoleon's last headquarters on the eve of battle. Now converted into a museum, the building houses various Napoleonic mementoes, including a table covered with Tournai cloth on which the Emperor is said to have spread out his maps, as well as one of his camp beds.

Useful information

Address:

Chaussée de Bruxelles 66, 1472 Vieux-Genappe

Phone:

+32 2 384 24 24

Price:

5 €

Opening hours

Apr-Sep: 9.30am-6pm; Oct-Mar: 10am-5pm

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