Butte du Lion

The Lion's Mound is a large conical artificial hill located in the municipality of , . King William I of the ordered its construction in 1820, and it was completed in 1826.

Landmarks in the Area

Memorial
Photo: Johan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Building
Photo: Olnnu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Braine-l'Alleud is a railway station in the municipality of operated by SNCB/NMBS. is situated 2 km west of Butte du Lion. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Town
Braine-l'Alleud is a municipality in the province of , about 20 kilometres south of Brussels. is situated 2½ km west of Butte du Lion. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 2.5.

Town
Waterloo is a municipality in the province of , , which in 2011 had a population of 29,706 and an area of 21.03 km. is situated 4 km north of Butte du Lion. Photo: LLN, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is situated 4 km west of Butte du Lion. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.

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