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North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial

10 miles from the city of Tunis | 5 Miles From Its Airport, Tunis, Tunisia
+216 71 747 767
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Very moving a well-presented

We really enjoyed our visit to this American Cemetery. The history of the battles is very well... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
ArrivingSoon
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San Diego
Great place to visit!

As with other overseas military cemeteries, this place is immaculate. Staff are very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Emily M
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United States
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Open Hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-16:00. Closed on Weekends
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  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
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10 miles from the city of Tunis | 5 Miles From Its Airport, Tunis, Tunisia
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+216 71 747 767
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We really enjoyed our visit to this American Cemetery. The history of the battles is very well presented in wall map ad mosaics. Most people have no idea how important North Africa was in WWII. WE were also glad we went in the last afternoon...More

1  Thank ArrivingSoon
Reviewed 17 April 2017

As with other overseas military cemeteries, this place is immaculate. Staff are very knowledgeable and can tell you about many of the people buried here. Highly recommend if in Tunis. We were able to catch a cab just outside the gate to go back to...More

1  Thank Emily M
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I had the distinct pleasure to visit and pay my respects to those from the Greatest Generation who made the ultimate sacrifice to defeat evil in WWII. This is a must for all Americans who might have the opportunity to visit Tunis! It is only...More

2  Thank PappyManson
Reviewed 26 August 2016

A very humbling and beautiful place, immaculately kept. Reading the names, epitaphs, and, the ages of those interred here lends one a sense of the costs of war. There is a long wall inscribed with names of those lost whose remains were never found. The...More

4  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Closed on weekends. Truly a moving and must do visit if you are an American in Tunis. The mosaics depicting the scheme of the war as well as the words etched in English, French and Arabic make this distinctly North African-- but the layout of...More

3  Thank catatonia_10
Reviewed 5 May 2016

A peaceful oasis of calm. Even if you are not American this place is worth a quick visit, especially if you are a history buff. It's beautifully maintained, but it is worth highlighting that it is closed at weekends and on all US and Tunisian...More

1  Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 14 December 2015

This is a small oasis of green and tranquility in the suburbs of Tunis. The grounds are immaculately cared for and the marble stones gleam bright white in the sun. There is the most spectacular and massive mosaic depicting the N. African and Med campaigns...More

1  Thank Luz2Travel
Reviewed 14 November 2015

A truly beautifully maintained war cemetery, visiting here is an unforgettably moving experience. I spent several hours here, and left feeling a special bond with those who gave their lives so we could be free.

1  Thank Anthony-Susan
Reviewed 11 November 2015

After living in Tunis for a couple of months I didn't know what to expect when visiting the North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial located in Carthage about 20 minutes from the heart of bustling and often messy Tunis but it was certainly a pleasant,...More

2  Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Visited here with friends, it was a lovely visit. The staff couldn't do enough to make our visit special. The guide was very passionate about the cemetery. It was a very sobering visit. Well worth it. The place is immaculate.

1  Thank Joanne and Davi... D
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Betty Bennett M
11 February 2016|
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Response from OSixParking |
I am an American diplomat based in Tunis, Tunisia. I often take visitors to the cemetery and will again this week (week of 4 Sept). Please text me at +216 58 468 541 with you contact information so that I can send a picture... More
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MelanieTubbs
10 March 2015|
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Response from robijntje |
I went to the cemetery and took lots of pictures. Please let me know how I can send them to you.
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