Memorial

Belgian Labour Party Belgian Labour Party at le Cygne

Plaque: Belgian Labour Party

The Belgian Labour Party was founded here, 5 and 6 April 1885.

Original inscription:

ICI FUT FONDÉ
DES 5 ET 6 AVRIL 1885
LE PARTI OUVRIER
BELGE

In 1848 the Communist Manifesto was written in Brussels and during this period Marx and Engels used to meet in a bar here, every two weeks. However there is no plaque to commemorate this.

Site: Belgian Labour Party at le Cygne (1 memorial)

1000, Grand Place, Le Cygne, 9

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