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Airborne Cemetery

Van Limburg Stirumweg, Oosterbeek, The Netherlands
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The grounds are immaculately kept and very beautiful. They are well organized and very somber. To... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Charlie N
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Lumberton, North Carolina
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A very respectful place

A well kept and peaceful resting place for those that fell. To walk around the immaculately kept... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tim H
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Van Limburg Stirumweg, Oosterbeek, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The grounds are immaculately kept and very beautiful. They are well organized and very somber. To the right as you walk in is a small structure, it contains the cemetery register and you can look up locations of specific graves.

Thank Charlie N
Reviewed 1 week ago

A well kept and peaceful resting place for those that fell. To walk around the immaculately kept grave stones, to see how many fell without a name "unknown to god", is thought provoking. Thank you to whoever keeps these graves in this condition.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second visit and it remains a truly peacfull place and also very moving. I walked to the cemetery from Arnhem via the local woods and this added to the visit, making me think how much we have to be thankful for.

Thank Wayne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you CWGC the cemetery is beautiful. Such a wonderful final resting place for the young men who gave their tomorrow for our today.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after seeing the bridge and visiting the museum, we were all moved at the loss of so many lives and the messages from loved ones

Thank Delvinio
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting a cemetery is not like a museum. This helps to bring home the sacrifice that was made by so many. There are over 1700 graves here. It is immaculate. I was especially moved by the number of graves for the unknown. Here lies a...More

Thank gullivertravels62
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We visited my husbands relative grave and felt so pleased and humbled that his resting place was kept so pristine A lovely quiet resting place for those who lost their lives for liberation. Thank you to the war graves commission for keeping this resting place...More

Thank treecat54
Reviewed 29 June 2017

A quiet resting place for the serviceman who fell in this area during World War 2. It is a place that has to be experienced in order to be appreciated. I thank them all for giving their lives in the name of freedom.

Thank alun n
Reviewed 20 June 2017

A beautiful July hot summers day, a cemetery that is kept in pristine condition and visited by locals and tourists alike, tourists interested in it's history and people like me on a pilgrimage to pay our respects to the Airborne Forces of Operation Market Garden....More

Thank JednSasha
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is the final resting place of Dutch, Polish and Special Forces . It is maintained in pristine condition by the Dutch. It is well worth the visit and do walk amongst the graves...many who gave their young lives for freedom. It is a solemn...More

Thank larkenRidgefield_CT
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aileenlenehan
5 September 2016|
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Response from JOHN04LEEDS | Reviewed this property |
I don't see any reason why not - several graves had small bouquets or posies on them.
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