Get ready for the Third Belgian 18xx Convention, another entire weekend of train games in the lovely town centre of Mechelen, from Friday 7 till Monday 10 June 2019.

Check the Practical Information for anything you need to know. Check the Tourist Information for anything you want to know. Registration is open from 1 February 2019.

Since we are talking about trains, did you know that on 5 May 1835, Belgium was the first country on the European continent to open a public railway? Indeed, Brussels was the first capital in the world to have a railway connection: 22 km long, directly to -yes, that’s right- Mechelen.