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great museum for french and german tanks

easy to reach and park by car. well laid out in a one way route although a bit lacking in english... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
davidhughtaylor
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Melbourne, Australia
Tanks! Your welcome!

Has a very nice variety of tanks from WW1 onwards. Some of the information is in English, German... read more

Reviewed February 2, 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

easy to reach and park by car. well laid out in a one way route although a bit lacking in english translation sometimes the museum naturally has best collection of french tanks but also good WW2 german collection. the side by side layout of german...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 2, 2019

Has a very nice variety of tanks from WW1 onwards. Some of the information is in English, German, and French, but others are only in French. The staff was friendly. The layout is a little cramped in some areas, so you can not walk around...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MichaelsLost
Reviewed November 6, 2018

What to tell about a tank museum. Lots of tanks, really a lot of them. From the first tanks in WW1 to just written off tanks. This place is big. Tanks are well maintained and they still have more which are not open for visitors...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Men and little men looove this huge museum as it has well over a hundred tanks and some you can climb on. A great way for kids to release their energy while dad and grand dad enjoy the tanks equally.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

I toured with a large group of men and women from France and USA who were not experts. The number and variety of tanks are amazing and the guides were able to answer all the questions asked. Many of us were surprised at how much...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

This is a superb assemblage of tanks from their beginning in 2015 during the Great War, including the only surviving examples of the first 2 French tanks, and continuing up to the present day. They have an awesome collection of German Panzerwagons of WWII. I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Randy S
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Saumur is full of the type of tanks that actually fought during WW2. There are lots of French tanks in there from WW1 onwards but it is mainly WW2. A long way from the UK but well worth diverting to if you are heading for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

A brilliant museum with tanks and other equipment from all over the world. A good few hours needed to absorb the different exhibits. Well worth a visit. Good free parking

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dave P
Reviewed September 25, 2018

We were on holiday and thought a good day out would be with this amazing collection of tanks and other (related) armoured and not-so-armoured vehicles, some 800 in total. A huge collection of vehicles, flags and uniforms, plus assorted radio comms gear from yester-year. Be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

Lots of tanks and armoured vehicles on display. Well worth visiting. A lot of the exhibits have an English explanation as well as the French

Date of experience: September 2018
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I do not thing that they do at all. At least they didn’t when I was there. Check their website, which is pretty good
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Hi, I visited the tank museum in Saumer last week and travelled via train from Paris (albeit Charles De Gaulle airport.) I got the TGV from the airport to Angers but the Tours route you mention is similar but brings you into... More
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