Since 1 July 2019, the King Baudouin Foundation, which owns the Legrand collection, has entrusted NMBS/SNCB with the care of this gem of a collection. Since then, around 30 valuable model engines, carriages and goods wagons have been on display at Train World, the railway museum created by SNCB.
In agreement with the King Baudouin Foundation, part of the collection has been displayed at BRAFA in 2020. The Brussels Art Fair is famed for the high quality of the works and artefacts exhibited, from antiques to modern and contemporary art via the fine arts and design. On this occasion, the Legrand collection have been working again for the first time in over 30 years ! A memorable first, then, which has taken place at Tour et Taxis from 24 January to 2 February 2020.