When words leave off, music begins

H. Heine

MusicA Braine l'Alleud
April 13-18, 2020

XX° Anniversary

Transport facilities

The Fondation Bell'Arte is based in the very centre of Braine l'Alleud, at around 25 km South to Brussels, half the way between Brussels and Charleroi.
  • If arriving by plane:
    Brussels International Airport (based in Zaventem),
    or Brussels South (based in Charleroi)
    are both convenient to arrive to Braine l'Alleud. Easy train connections with Braine l'Alleud exist.

  • If arriving by train:
    Braine l'Alleud's station is on the railway connecting Brussels and Charleroi.

    From Brussels-Gare du midi or Gare Central:
    Take the train towards Nivelles/Charleroi: stop at "Braine l'Alleud"

    From Charleroi Station:
    Take the train towards Brussels: stop at "Braine l'Alleud"

  • If arriving by car:
    Coming from Brussels: On Ring Est, exit 25 ("Butte du Lion"/Braine l'Alleud-Waterloo).
    Then, take direction "Braine l'Alleud Centre"
    Coming from Paris: Ring Est, exist 24 - Braine l'Alleud Centre


  • Possibility for housing at the Château du Cheneau, where 12 beds are available from Monday afternoon till Saturday morning, in rooms of 4-5 persons.
  • Price: 120 Euros from Monday noon till Sunday morning
  • The housing will be assigned on an application roll base.
    The housing facility doesn't offer any meal.

  • Several Airbnb's are present at Braine l'Alleud too. Worthy to check

  • Option : Lunch: 80 Euros from Monday till Friday

The meals and housing have to be paid together with the application after confirmation of availability by the board.

Only the reception of this total amount (to be paid together with your application fee) will confirm your reservation.

  • For those who wish to stay in Brussels (youth hostel - regular hotel)- easy transportation by train - or in Waterloo (car needed), advice can be given by the organization.

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    Kindly supported by

    The town of Braine l'Alleud
    & Cultural Department