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French War Memorial

Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Spent some of your time

We have visited the place on several time. At it is situated at the heart of the city, you can find... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
A typical war memorial

This war memorial is on Goubert Street where most of the places of interest lies. It is nothing... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have visited the place on several time. At it is situated at the heart of the city, you can find several tourist attraction nearby. This is a nice but small tourist spot for history lovers.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This war memorial is on Goubert Street where most of the places of interest lies. It is nothing special to see It was built in 1971 long after the French settlers left Pondicherry in 1954.Like all war memorials, it was built to commemorate the sacrifice...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty near the promenade is this historic monument.Nothing extraordinary for general tourist but students of history must admire this monument.

Thank soumitrapanda01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

on the promenade so easy to spot but as you cant read anything pretty useless so we looked at it and walked on. as a piece of architecture its smartly built

Thank marc l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a patriotic visit for French people.....very interesting place for history buff....and a glimpse for a routine tourist if visiting promenade beach...

Thank Nitin G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This monument is opposite to the rock beach of Puducherry. Nice place to take photographs and it is nearby Aurobindo Ashram, Puducherry Museum and Domas Church.

Thank shampydeol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very well preserved place and since not open to public, many may not understand the prominence of the facility.

Thank DreamingaboutTravel
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It is opposite to the rock beach. you can get pictures clicked here with the memorial. The place is neat and clean.

Thank Atmesh M
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Nice monument. The garden here us very well maintained. You can view this monument as you talk a walk along the promenade.

Thank foodie2602
Reviewed 20 August 2017

On my tour to Pondicherry, we had decided to explore all the places in Pondicherry So visited this place. I was not much facinated by this place. If you have keen intrest in visting War memorials you must have a look.

Thank Akash K
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Response from Rashmi_Bhat_88 | Reviewed this property |
I have visited the White Town in Pondicherry. To begin with, choose a good stay- there are tonnes of options to choose from, this will make your stay pleasant to some extent. Places to visit - If you stay in White Town... More