Upcoming Events

26 October 2018 – 20 January 2019

Exhibition «The Arenbergs» in M-Museum, Leuven

Exhibition «The Arenbergs» in M-Museum, Leuven

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Exhibition The Arenbergs

26 October 2018 – 20 January 2019

Arenberg Festival. Five Centuries of Arenbergs. Blue blood in Leuven and Europe

Arenberg Festival. Five Centuries of Arenbergs. Blue blood in Leuven and Europe. The festival features concerts, debates, conferences and other events.

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Exhibition The Arenbergs

16 November 2018

Book presentation: La Maison d’Arenberg en France

November 16th, we plan to present an important book in Paris about “La Maison d’Arenberg en France” in collaboration with the AFPAP  and the ANF, based on fifteen years of hard work of twenty collaborators, mainly professors and archivists. The book was edited by Professeur Claude-Isabelle Brelot and dr. Bertrand Goujon.

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Book presentation

6 – 7 December 2018

VIIIth Arenberg Conference for History: Addressing the Public Abroad. Strategies of Cultural and Public Diplomacy in the Early Modern Habsburg World (1550-1750)

VIIIth Arenberg Conference for History: Addressing the Public Abroad. Strategies of Cultural and Public Diplomacy in the Early Modern Habsburg World (1550-1750)

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Arenberg Conference for History

9 – 10 June 2019

Arenberg Trophy III. The noble houses of de la Marck and Arenberg in the provinces of Liège, Luxembourg and in the French Ardennes

The Arenberg Foundation and The Drones Club of Belgium are joining forces for this original rally for the third time. This edition of the Arenberg Trophy has as theme "The noble houses of de la Marck and Arenberg in the provinces of Liège, Luxembourg and in the French Ardennes".

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Arenberg Trophy

1 October 2019

IIIrd College of Europe - Arenberg Prize Award, European Parliament, Brussels

The next College of Europe Arenberg Prize award will take place in October 2019 at the European Parliament

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Prizes College of Europe - Arenberg European prize

Past events

5 – 6 June 2018

VIIth Arenberg Conference for History: Nobility in Exile

VIIth Arenberg Conference for History: Nobility in Exile Les migrations nobiliaires entre la France, l’Empire et l’Europe centrale (XVe - XIXe siècle) 5-6 juin 2018 Organisation :

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Arenberg Conference for History

2 June 2018

Annual Meeting in Enghien

This year's meeting of the Arenberg Foundation was held in the beautiful chateau Empain in the parc of Enghien for the first time. As it has been a tradition for years, a festive lunch was coupled to meetings and several medal for merit awards. The scientific committee of the Arenberg Foundation held its yearly meeting, as did the board of the Belgian Arenberg Foundation, and the scientific committee of the prizes ‘Duke d’Arenberg’ for History.

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Annual Meeting

31 May 2018

12th Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize Award, Salamanca

The 2018 Laureate of the Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize is Mr Arnab Dutta from the University of Göttingen (Germany).

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Prizes Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize

17 May 2018

Article in Trends: Arenberg Foundation

Article in Trends magazine 

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Press

9 June 2017

11th Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize Award, Edinburgh

The 2017 Laureate is Ms Aura Nikkilä from the University of Turku, who spent her Erasmus exchange period at the University of Granada.

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Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize

7 June 2017

IInd College of Europe - Arenberg Prize Award, European Parliament, Brussels

The 2017 laureate of the College of Europe Arenberg Prize is Mr Loïc Charpentier for his work “Intégration Fédérale. Comparaison entre le processus de l’établissement de la République Fédérale des Etats-Unis d’Indonésie et l’Intégration Européenne”.

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College of Europe - Arenberg European prize Prizes

4 – 5 June 2017

Arenberg Trophy II. The House of Arenberg in Wallonia and Northern France

The park of Enghien was the starting point. Then the route went to the castle of Beloeil. We were received by HE the Prince de Ligne. The next stop was the French town of Wallers-Arenberg with the infamous forest of the same name. The end of the first day was Valenciennes where we dined and spent the night. The 2nd day we headed for the mine site of Wallers-Arenberg and then returned to Belgium with a stop at the castle Le Roeulx, Z.D.H. the prince de Croÿ-Roeulx welcomed us.

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Arenberg Trophy

31 May 2017

Book presentation: Fac-similé of the catalogue of the book auction – Charles de Croy (1560-1612)

Book presentation: Fac-similé of the catalogue of the book auction – Charles de Croy, duke of Arschot and prince of Chimay (1560-1612), in collaboration with the Mazarine library and the Société des Bibliophiles François, Paris.

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Book presentation

16 – 18 March 2017

VIth Arenberg Conference for History: Bewaffneter Widerstand in Ost und Südosteuropa (1945-1955)

VI. Arenberg Konferenz für Geschichte über: "Bewaffneter Widerstand in Ost und Südosteuropa (1945-1955). Akteure, Gruppen,  Formen, Intentionen, Motive, Zielsetzungen  und  Folgen." 16-18 März 2017 In Zusammenarbeit mit der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften und dem Institut von Vogelsang, Wien

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Arenberg Conference for History

10 June 2016

10th Arenberg-Coimbra Group Prize Award, Poitiers

The 2016 Laureate is Ms Ting-jung Chen from Taipei, who undertook her Erasmus Mundus Master’s Programme at the University of Göttingen. Ms Ting-jung Chen spent her 5-month Erasmus exchange as part of her Erasmus Mundus Euroculture Master programme at the University of Uppsala in the academic year 2013-2014. On 10 June 2016, the Laureate, Ting-jung Chen, received her certificate from the Duke of Arenberg, during the Coimbra Group General Assembly.

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Prizes Arenberg - Coimbra Group Prize

10 March 2016

Conference on multiculturalism/interculturalism, Palais des Académies, Brussels

In collaboration with the two Royal Academies of Belgium: l'Académie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-Arts de Belgique (ARB) and the Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van België voor Wetenschappen en Kunsten (KVAB).

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Seminar

6 February 2016

Yearly chamber music concert in the church of Lauenen, Berner Oberland

See Lauenen Chamber Music Association: www.lauenenconcerts.com

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Music Lauenen Concert

19 – 20 November 2015

Vth Arenberg Conference for History: Barriers and Borders in and beyond the Habsburg World

Vth Arenberg Conference, Barriers and Borders in and beyond the Habsburg World: A Transregional Perspective Faculty of Arts, KU Leuven

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Arenberg Conference for History

18 – 19 September 2015

IVth Arenberg Conference for History: Nobility and Power in Central Europe 1918-2015

IVth Arenberg Conference for History «Nobility and Power in Central Europe 1918-2015», in collaboration with the Catholic University Pazmany Péter, Budapest September 18th-19th

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Arenberg Conference for History

3 June 2015

College of Europe - Arenberg Prize Award, European Parliament, Brussels

Ist Prize Award College of Europe Arenberg «Exploring federal solutions» in the European Parliament, Brussels. In collaboration with the College of Europe, Natolin-Bruges. The 2015 Laureate was Mr Tomasz Wozniakowski.

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Prizes College of Europe - Arenberg European prize

22 – 24 May 2013

IIIrd Arenberg Conference for History: Nobility and Nation in the modern times.

22–24 May 2013. 3rd Arenberg Conference for History: Nobility and Nation in the modern times. Hierarchy, Equality and Loyalty, 16th-20th century. Deutsches Historisches Institut, Paris – under the direction of professor dr. Martin Wrede. Programme in PDF format

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Arenberg Conference for History

25 – 26 October 2012

IInd Arenberg Conference for History: Early Modern trade and transport

The University of Groningen and Tresoar, the Frisian Historical and Literary Centre at Leeuwarden are building an electronic database for the Sound Toll Registers (STR), dubbed Sound Toll Registers online, short: STRO. They carry out this project in close co-operation with Rigsarkivet, the Danish State Archive in Copenhagen which keeps the more than 700 original, handwritten volumes of the STR.

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Arenberg Conference for History

14 December 2011

La Maison d’Arenberg en Wallonie, à Bruxelles et au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg

Book presentation: La Maison d’Arenberg en Wallonie, à Bruxelles et au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg

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Book presentation

6 – 7 October 2011

Ist Arenberg Conference for History: Dynastic Identity

Dynastic Identity in early modern Europe: The dynamics of aristocratic identity formation in comparative perspective.

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Arenberg Conference for History

14 September 2002

VIth Prizes for History "Duke d'Arenberg"

The 2002 laureates of the "Duke d'Arenberg" History Prizes are Prof. Dr. Wim Blockmans, Leiden and Mr. Michael Schmidt, Bentheim, Emsland. Minister of State prof. dr. Mark Eyskens gave a conference in the old stables of the castle of Enghien about ‘The future of Europe’.

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Prizes History Prizes "Duke d'Arenberg"