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Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917

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The Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 presents the historic story of the First World War in a poignant and vivid way, with a particular emphasis on the Battle of Passchendaele. This battle in 1917 is known as one of the most horrific battles from...more
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Ieperstraat 5, Zonnebeke 8980, Belgium
+32 51 77 04 41
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All reviews audio guide well worth a visit trench warfare underground bunker memorial museum beautiful grounds excellent displays short film on display well thought out both sides first world war ypres area tyne cot cemetery flanders fields front line moving experience
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 presents the historic story of the First World War in a poignant and vivid way, with a particular emphasis on the Battle of Passchendaele. This battle in 1917 is known as one of the most horrific battles from the First...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Glynn M
Reviewed December 1, 2018

This is a follow up review following a previous visit about 5 years ago. We have just visited again as a couple this time though with friends. We had not told them what to expect and we were not disappointed by their reactions as we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Simpataco
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Having attend the 100years memorial service last year we returned to the museum and we all found it a very moving experience.We were given hand held audio devices and were able to follow the story of Passchendale with ease,we found the dugout and trenches extremely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gilesLondon
Reviewed November 26, 2018

this museum is focused on the battle of passchendaele itself interspersed with other elements of the war. visited armistice weekend so was busy, but were lucky that we got in before the bust trips turned up making the queue even longer. the audio guides are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

My wife and I had wanted to visit this area due to her family connections through her Grandfather who fought, was seriously injured (lost his left hand + other injuries) but survived but did not tell the tale - he was not the only one....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Found this a very difficult place to find considering the importance and size of the grounds. The Museum is excellent as well as the grounds which contain memorial gardens of all the principal nations involved, including Germany. Well worth a visit and also a place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank scotishtravelbug
Reviewed November 13, 2018

A museum and grounds that depict Passchendale, no matter how many sites of museums you visit, there is always something new to move you or make you think how lucky you are. Visit the site and keep this wonderful museum going

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ayresomelad
Reviewed November 12, 2018

As part of my pilgrimage to Ypres Salient and battlefields tour visited this museum during day around Passchendaele and Tyne Cot Cemetery

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank crazylibrarian
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Great place to learn more about WW1. Experience a little of what it was like in the trenches and “underground” in bunkers. Nice little gift shop to finish the tour and plenty of grounds to walk in and enjoy the serenity.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank E7669UHtimm
Reviewed November 9, 2018

This museum and experience is stunning. The audio tour is perfect for learning, full of information and you can go along at your own pace. There is so much history in this place and many artefacts from the war. The dugout and trench experience only...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from ClaudeRakisits | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry to read this. But I’m not completely surprised. Flexibility is not Europeans’ middle name!