Serving the City of Brussels since 1381 and respecting the tradition of companionships of former Brussels guilds, the Great Royal Serment and of Saint George of the Crossbowmen of Brussels has practised traditional crossbow shooting till today in the disciplines of 6, 10 and 20 meters in the purpose, as well as the high pole of 36 meters . The Oath also sticks to tradition in its taking part to the Ommegang.
The museum exhibits collections related to the life of the Guild and the history of crossbow (more than 1500 parts).
It is open to all, on Tuesdays from 13:00 to 17:00. Groups are welcome other days by appointment for a visit with conference and shooting demonstrations. It is also possible, to sign up (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a shooting initiation (over 18s only) on certain Thursdays at 20:00.
Great Royal Serment and of Saint George of the Crossbowmen of Brussels
Location: Place des Palais (the entrance is through the BELvue museum), 7, 1000 Brussels