Manneken-Pis receives its 1000th costume. At 11 AM donation of the costume at City Town Hall and at 12.30 PM unveiling of the new costume at the fountain. The GardeRobe MannekenPis is exceptionally free.
Manneken-Pis has been the beloved child of Brussels residents since the 17th century. The practice of dressing him
up on special occasions had already taken root back in that era.
This strange tradition has continued throughout the centuries, and has even become more prevalent.
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In addition to the fifteen or so new costumes gifted to the statue each year, Manneken-Pis regularly wears clothes from his existing collection.Last costume offered: Cercle des infirmiers gradués et accoucheuses de l'Université Libre de Bruxelles (08.05.18)