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German Occupation Museum, Forest

(4.6/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
German Occupation Museum recounts the personal stories of the British under Nazi control. Newspaper clippings and personal, firsthand accounts fill the museum. See Occupation Street, bursting with memorabilia from England in the early 1940s.Take a look at the collection of old artillery the Nazis brought to the isle but never actually used. Ask the host for some fresh coffee and homemade cake. Get there early to visit the entire museum, and bring your coat during the colder months. Before you head to Forest, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Forest trip itinerary builder, to make sure you see all that Forest has to offer, including German Occupation Museum.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • There were loads of interesting artefacts here to look at and it is well worth a visit. It is only £5 entrance, which I think is good value for the amount there is to see. We also had a nice up of tea...  more »
  • This is a really good insight the occupation of Guernsey by the Germans, during the second world war. Extremely detailed exhibits, right down to the armery, a street scene from the era, photos, and me...  more »
  • Absolutely brilliant. So much to look at read and see. A must for all to visit. A pleasant walk from the bus stop at the airport to reach only 10min. The place is a little strange but is packed with m...  more »
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  • Compact, but lovingly presented.......very interesting 2 hours.
  • We were amazed how good this museum is and how well-presented all the artifacts are. Well worth a visit!
  • This museum has a comprehensive range of exhibits relating to the German occupation of Guernsey. It is well worth a visit. It is by far the best museum of its type I have ever seen and the cafe is very welcoming.
  • Very interesting, nice teashop.
  • Fantastic museum, thought we would get the next bus (30 mins later) missed the next 4!! Excellently presented and lovely coffee shop at end