Talbot House experience

Just as it was in the past, there is still plenty to do at Talbot House today. From a museum visit for your family, linked to a walking tour through Poperinge, to a British Day for schools, with or without a picnic. We offer formulas for individual visitors, families, groups and schools. Below you will find an overview of everything Talbot House has to offer.

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Tales of Talbot House

Story tour

Follow in the footsteps of the soldiers of yesteryear, go on an adventure through Talbot House and discover the amazing story of the House during the Great War with this amazing storytelling tour.

A Christmas Story in Talbot House

Story tour

A very British Christmas with a gourmet five-course dinner. Indulge in entertaining Christmas stories, expertly delivered by an inspired storyteller, and explore the hidden corners of the House together, in the tradition of Tubby's famous Dinner Parties.

Down-under in an upside-down House

Story tour

G'day, mate! In this very Aussie storytelling tour, you will learn about the unique connection between Talbot House and the thousands of Australian soldiers who frequented the Every Man's Club during the last century.

Allo Allo, Talbot House during WWII

Story Tour

Discover the turbulent history of Talbot House during World War II in this themed storytelling tour. Exciting, comical and tragic, but thrilling nonetheless.

Life behind the frontline

Story tour

Explore Poperinge's past on an engaging guided storytelling tour. Set off with one of our enthusiastic storytellers and discover the stories of a town that became the nerve centre of the British war machine during the First World War.

Explore the outdoors

Guided tour

Explore the outdoors together with our experienced storytellers or head out on your own and discover the Talbot House stories of the past in today's landscape. Explore Poperinge and the Westhoek in a unique way and discover what went on behind the frontline.

Meet me where the poppies blow

Bike & Car route

Take a pilgrimage in Tubby's footsteps and discover the many stories about his Talbotousians and the cemeteries. You can follow and listen to this route via the ErfgoedApp.