Get to Know…Belgium!

Belgian flag

Belgian flag (Photo credit: quinet)

  • Official Name:  Koninkrijk België; Royaume de Belgique; Königreich Belgien (Kingdom of Belgium)
  • Language(s):   Dutch, French, German
  • Capital:  Brussels
  • Currency:  Euro
  • Area:  11,787 sq mi
  • Population: 11,035,948
  • Government:  Constitutional Monarchy
  • Head(s) of State:  King Philippe; Prime Minister Elio di Rupo
  • National Anthem:  The Brabançonne
  • Location:  northwestern Europe, between the Netherlands and France

Learn more about Belgium here.

Here are some kid-friendly crafts and activities related to Belgium and its culture.



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