Musee de la Batterie de Merville, Merville-Franceville-Plage

Categories: Military Museums, Museums
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4.4/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web
Musee de la Batterie de Merville is located in the Merville coastal battery casemate. This museum retraces the 6th British Airborne operations. Plan your visit to Musee de la Batterie de Merville and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Merville-Franceville-Plage trip itinerary builder.
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  • A blockhaus in blockhouse path. In each of them a reconstitution, a presentation with film or slide on units having taken part in the assault. Nice presentation of the Piron brigade with Belgian participation in the offensive. Various guns, a very well restored DC3 (where it is allowed to access) allow a better approach to the operation. But the highlight of the visit is the last blockhouse where we present at the capture of the battery. We believe. Nothing that this reenactment visit worth the trip
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  • This German installation was among the first to be attacked in the dawn of D-Day. It was chosen as deemed dangerous for the easternmost side of the disembarkment operations. It was captured by British...  read more »
  • A visit to do if you have the time and that one is really interested in the remnants of the second world war, otherwise you will be surely disappointed.
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