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National Liberation Museum 1944 - 1945

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Address: Wylerbaan 4, Groesbeek, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 24 3974404
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My family live nearby and took us to this museum for which I am truly thankful. It is an impressive exhibition beautifully presented and very interesting. We were also lucky to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
New Westminster, Canada
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New Westminster, Canada
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49 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family live nearby and took us to this museum for which I am truly thankful. It is an impressive exhibition beautifully presented and very interesting. We were also lucky to see an additional exhibition of the songs of the liberation which was also interesting and presented very well. It has given us finer appreciation for the freedom we have... More 

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Hong Kong
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291 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

We were staying nearby, so it made sense to drop by for a visit. And the museum truly exceeded expectations. The methodical way in which it chronologically detailed all the events with a Dutch perspective was both visitor-friendly and informative. The footage they had on Anne Frank was even more comprehensive than what was shown at Anne Frank House. All... More 

Thank jrocker7
NW Florida
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

When our tour bus rolled up I was not impressed with the rather small building but as soon as we got inside and met our guides I began to be impressed. They were enthusiastic and knowledgeable and before long I knew I will have to come back. I could easily spend all day here! The displays are terrific and fascinating.... More 

Thank BPinMEFL
Nantwich, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

free entry to ex service personel.crammed with many examples of the war.kids love climbing on the exibits outside.

Thank John-andre Z
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Me, the wife and kids enjoyed our trip to this museum. Very well displayed and laid out with lots of information about the hardships the Dutch suffered during the second world war. The staff were very informative and spoke great English giving us a very good talk prior to us looking around

Thank Marc T
Ottawa, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I enjoyed the serenity. Nothing to dislike. An emotional experience to visit the graves of the Canadians who gave their lives to free my homeland. I now live in Canada

Thank Wilhelmina R
Orlando, FL
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272 reviews
119 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This is a very interesting museum in that it concentrates on one major effort of WWII, namely Operation Market Garden, which ultimately failed. The tour starts with an 8 minute film giving the background and an explanation of the operation's activities. You then move into a number of static exhibits with further information given by volunteer who "tag team" you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

A moving experience to the memory of the battles that were fought in this area...namely Market Garden. Nearby is the cemetery far the fallen. Lots of memorabilia from this era. The tour guides were very well informed. Afterwards we were treated to Dutch favorites...apple pie and coffee. Very moving 2 hours...well spent.

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Springfield, Missouri
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361 reviews
204 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 595 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We were fortunate to visit this museum on May 4, Liberation Day in The Netherlands. Our Dutch friends brought us here to see the museum they are so proud of. On this day, 100 American Veterans who fought in this area during WWII were being honored on the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of The Netherlands. The Museum covers the... More 

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Los Angeles/Tarzana
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58 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The tour was split by time zones. Each zone had a different tour leader. Museum was cramped the way it was layed out. The tour leaders, all volunteers, were often rushed. I might have gotten more out of it, if I could walk through on my own and read the materials. Somewhat of an amature exhibit. Least impressive of my... More 

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