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Address: Canadalaan 26, Ieper (Ypres) B-8900, Belgium
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Great Collection - Don't miss the 3D photos

This is a small but engaging museum. The best part are the 3D photos that can be seen in the viewing boxes. There are hundreds of them. There is a interesting collection of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

A very interesting museium with hundreds of old photographs. Although disturbing, they really give an insight into the first world war and what the forces went through. The trenches are a must see. Unfortunately this was not on our original schedule so didn't have suitable footwear for the tunnels. However, managed to walk most of the trenches and they were... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

The visitor centre contains a plethora of artefacts, uniforms, hardware and items of propaganda from the Great War. It is situated on the site of the battlefield, and visitors are able to wander outside the centre into the cratered woodland complete with trenches. The display cases in the centre are crammed with war ephemera to such an extent that it... More 

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Loughborough
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Been back here a few times to research locals. Its kept immaculately as you would expect and a credit to the WGC

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Visited here whilst looking around the Ypres area, & glad I did. For 6 euros you get to explore some trenches for as long as you like. Very interesting trenches & even better are the tunnels, (torch & good foot wear) if you want to spend more time in the dark. Also you get to see a house full of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Only €8 per person and worth it to see trenches and stereoscopic photos. But as for the rest of the museum, I've been to more impressive jumble sales!! Bit of an insult to the memory of those who died.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

This is a small but engaging museum. The best part are the 3D photos that can be seen in the viewing boxes. There are hundreds of them. There is a interesting collection of relics both inside and outside and the trenches are worth an explore. If you look at all, or most of the photos, then you need to allow... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

I have been a number of times with groups of students. Each time they absolutely love exploring the trenches and the tunnels. It is great for then to see what they were like first hand. This July there have been some improvements with the new management but it still hasn't lost its character. The toilets are a bit grim but... More 

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Visited in march this year after losing my father, as I know it's something he would of loved to have taken me too.... Iv been to many war museums but nun like this, it's been very well preserved and you stand in actual trenches that our boys and many others would have dug out and been hiding in, very interesting... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

A fantastic museum. Emotional in parts but you really do get engrossed in the history of the site. Very informative. Lovely cafe bar and small gift shop. A must visit for anyone on a battlefield tour.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

The re-created trenches at the back are an interesting walk through pock-marked land. Even in summer, some areas are quite muddy- especially the long, pitch-black tunnel that goes right across the yard. An interesting glimpse at what the trenches were like. There are several artifacts in the yard with no explanation as to what they are, but you do get... More 

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