Braine-l'Alleud is a municipality in the province of , about 20 kilometres south of Brussels. The Braine-l'Alleud municipality includes the former municipalities of Braine-l'Alleud proper, Ophain-Bois-Seigneur-Isaac, and Lillois-Witterzée.

Landmarks in the Area

Braine-l'Alleud is a railway station in the municipality of operated by SNCB/NMBS.

The Lion's Mound is a large conical artificial hill located in the municipality of , .

The Caillou Museum is housed in the building where Napoleon Bonaparte spent the night and early morning before the Battle of Waterloo on 18 June 1815.

The Church of Saint Joseph of Waterloo is an 18th-century Belgian church in dedicated to .

Localities in the Area

Waterloo is a municipality in the province of , , which in 2011 had a population of 29,706 and an area of 21.03 km.

Alsemberg is a rural town with about 5,300 inhabitants in the municipality of , in the province of , , situated south of Brussels.

Sint-Genesius-Rode is a municipality located in Flanders, one of three regions of , in the province of .

Dworp is a small town in the municipality of , south of Brussels in .

Braine-le-Château is a municipality located in the province of .


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