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Pigeon recognition.

This an appropriate sized monument to celebrate the efforts of pigeons and pigeon fanciers during... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
laneypops83
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London
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Interesting monument as is the history behind it.

This is a very pleasant parc and this monument is also very interesting because of the history... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Narziss
,
New Zealand
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Sep 9, 2018
“Pigeon recognition. ”
Aug 8, 2018
“Interesting monument as is the history behind it.”
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Plaine de Jeux Quai A la Houille, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

This an appropriate sized monument to celebrate the efforts of pigeons and pigeon fanciers during the war. Cleaner than you'd expect for a statue to pigeons. Plenty of their descendants seem to be around the area if you'd like to see them.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is a very pleasant parc and this monument is also very interesting because of the history behind it and the role that pigeons played during the war.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Narziss
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a monument erected for the pigeons of war and colombophiles who passed during the war. A bit surreal but worth a little detour when you’re near place Saint Catherine. Do not sit on it : it is often used as a toilet by...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The Monument Au Pigeon Soldat is a fantastic monument we chanced on as we were bouncing around this part of town. It's a monument in homage ( I think ) to the role played by messenger pigeons during the war years. It's slightly surreal when...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a monument erected for the pigeons of war and colombophiles who passed during the war. A bit surreal but worth a little detour when you’re near place Saint Catherine.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

this would not be surreal Belgium, if it hadn't a monument erected for the warpigeons. It stands in a lovely park but is often used as bar and toilet by local bums. too bad...

Date of experience: July 2017
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