Visit to Talbot House

A visit to Talbot House means immersing yourself in the fascinating history of a House full of surprising stories. Get access to a permanent exhibition about the origins of the House, discover The Old House with the help of a tablet, watch two film screenings in two cinemas and enjoy the peace and quiet in the garden and a temporary exhibition in the Slessorium. We attach great importance to hospitality, which is why we also offer you a cup of coffee or tea after your visit.

As a visitor you can count on a unique insight into the past, an anthology about alliances and a peaceful plea for the future. A ticket is more than worth it.

You can always contact us for special requests or requests.

Museum Entrance

Pottestraat 5
8970 Poperinge

Visit Talbot House

Individual or family visit

Open the doors to the past and enter a living museum. Tap the tablet and be guided individually or with your family through the history of the First World War using moving stories, amusing anecdotes and original artefacts from a tumultuous period.

Group visit

Join our passionate storytellers and relive the origins of the House. Discover together with our passionate guides what Talbot House meant to many visitors at the time and why it is still important today. Enjoy glorious history in a House full of stories.

School visit

Amaze your students with a unique museum experience in an authentic setting. Plan a visit with your school and introduce a new generation of young people to history in an original way through fascinating stories in an unprecedented setting.

Museum opening hours

The museum is daily and continuously open from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., the last ticket sale takes place at 4:30 p.m. Groups are also welcome outside opening hours upon request.

Exceptionally closed on

Talbot house is open every day with the exception of the days below:

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Prices and tickets

Entrance fees Individual visitors

-7 years
7 - 18 years
19 - 65 years
10 EUR
+65 years
Family ticket
27 EUR
TH + Hop Museum
12 EUR
TH + Memorial Museum Passchendaele
18 EUR
TH + In Flanders Fields Museum 7 - 18 years
10 EUR
TH + In Flanders Fields Museum volwassene
17 EUR

Entrance fees group visits

School groups
5,5 EUR PP
Mixed groups
Combi-ticket IFFM school groups
Combi-ticket IFFM mixed groups
Combi-ticket MMP school groups
8,5 EUR PP
Combi-ticket MMP mixed groups
Combi-tickets MMP + IFFM school groups

Prices and tickets 2025

Entrance fees Individual visitors 2025

-7 years
7 - 18 years
+18 years
12 EUR
Family Ticket
Rates combi tickets soon available

Entrance fees group visits 2025

School groups
Mixed groups
9,5 EUR PP
Rates combi tickets soon available



The nearest parking lot for buses is located in Hondstraat and is within walking distance of the House. Via this link you will find other suitable parking lots for buses in Poperinge.


Talbot House is a 10-minute walk from Poperinge station. A train ride from Ypres takes barely 7 minutes. For more information, visit


The nearest free parking spaces near the Talbot house are located in the Engelstraat, the Oudstrijdersplein, at Cultural Center Ghybe and in the Gasthuis parking.

Additional benefits

West Flemish school?

West Flemish schools are entitled to at least a 60% discount thanks to this subsidy. In addition, enjoy numerous discounts on buses, bicycles, museums & accommodation (up to 70%) through the provincial heritage subsidy. Easy to apply and very affordable!


Free admission upon presentation of a valid Museum Pass! Are you looking for the perfect gift? With the museum pass you give an extraordinary experience for a year. Order your Museum Pass online or ask for it at the counter of our museum.

Museum sunday

On the first Sunday of the month, all residents of Poperinge can visit Talbot House for free upon presentation of their identity card. The Hop Museum in Poperinge can also be visited for free on that day.