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A day out at the tank museum

We were on holiday and thought a good day out would be with this amazing collection of tanks and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cardigan, United Kingdom

Lots of tanks and armoured vehicles on display. Well worth visiting. A lot of the exhibits have an... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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1043 route de Fontevraud, 49400, Saumur, France
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Reviewed yesterday

We were on holiday and thought a good day out would be with this amazing collection of tanks and other (related) armoured and not-so-armoured vehicles, some 800 in total. A huge collection of vehicles, flags and uniforms, plus assorted radio comms gear from yester-year. Be...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of tanks and armoured vehicles on display. Well worth visiting. A lot of the exhibits have an English explanation as well as the French

Thank Audrey572018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like tanks and armoured vehicles this is the place to go. Impressive collection well displayed. Decent shop and coffee bar.

Thank revoda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice afternoon spent visiting this museum. Very interesting, great for military enthusiasts - worth a visit.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed August 18, 2018

A superb collection of Tanks from 1st World War to Modern. Well laid out in quite a few halls. Plenty of exhibits and very enjoyable visit. Some "hands on" Probably best Tank collection anywhere. If you like your military history and in particular armored vehicles...More

Thank jim_bayfield
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Found myself at a loose end due to French public holiday so took the opportunity to visit this museum as I was only 45 mins away and had always dreamt of going there. Not disappointed! What an awesome collection. As you’d expect there’s a lot...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Being a Tank fan and having visited Bovington and Tank Fest a number of times imagine my surprise when booking the hotel in Saumur to find out this was only a stone throw away, My wife was overjoyed !!! We visited quite early and felt...More

Thank Cornishboy72
Reviewed August 8, 2018

If you have an interest in the history of armoured vehicles and warfare, you are going to love this place. If you haven't you'll be bored stiff. Took my 3 lads while the wife went for a walk! What an awesome museum. We only had...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Firstly I think you need to be interested in this subject to consider going. If you are, then this museum is for you. The collection is much bigger than I expected and has a great selection across the whole history of tank warfare, including many...More

Thank thehazelwood
Reviewed August 5, 2018

My sons have a keen interest in tanks and this museum, together with the Saumur Caroussel which we were fortunate enough to watch, was one of the highlights of our Loire valley holiday. The tanks are clearly displayed with technical information for those that want...More

Thank David H
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Yvonne R
March 18, 2018|
Response from charlesponcet3112 | Reviewed this property |
I do not thing that they do at all. At least they didn’t when I was there. Check their website, which is pretty good
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January 23, 2017|
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Terri M
January 20, 2017|
Response from Mike A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I visited the tank museum in Saumer last week and travelled via train from Paris (albeit Charles De Gaulle airport.) I got the TGV from the airport to Angers but the Tours route you mention is similar but brings you into... More