Dutch guided tour: Maastricht 1673 - The Sun King conquers the city

Sunday 27 August | 2.00 - 3.00 p.m. | Maastricht Museum

The Year of Disaster in Limburg - the Sun King visits Maastricht. In 1673, the most famous military event of the Year of Disaster in Limburg takes place: the siege of Maastricht. King Louis XIV decided to attack Maastricht after previously targeting the territories of Liège as well. Why was he so interested in Maastricht? In addition, what were the consequences for the city and the province? Join us for an afternoon guided tour by curator Joes Minis. He will explain the above-mentioned events through this unique exhibition.

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To participate in the guided tour you can buy a ticket here. Without a ticket you can't participate. Museumticket: € 9,00
You can make a reservation for this lecture at or call 043-3505600.

Centre Céramique | Avenue Céramique 50 | 6221 KV Maastricht