Current expo
16.09 - 12.11.2023

International Photobiennal Ostend

The second edition of the International Photobiennial Ostend highlights contemporary and conceptual photographic works in various indoor and outdoor locations. A trail of surprising works by more than 30 photographers will take place in the Queen of seaside towns, from Fort Napoleon to Mu.ZEE. This second edition will take place from 16 September to 12 November 2023.

At Fort Napoleon, you discover work by acclaimed photographer Joel-Peter Witkin, among others.

Fort Napoleon

Discover the story trail along the history of the Fort.

Fort Napoleon has seen hundreds of years of history.  Few are left to tell the story, but the sturdy walls of Fort Napoleon were once silent witnesses to every smile, tear and kiss in the Fort.

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Groups & schools

Turn your school trip into an unforgettable experience with a visit to Fort Napoleon. As a group you can discover the fort in diffrent ways.

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Would you like to experience a challenging day with colleagues or friends? This is possible at Fort Napoleon - a place that fires your imagination with its authenticity.