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Address: Canadalaan 26, Ieper (Ypres) 8902, Belgium
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Costing 8 euros each adult to enter its an odd place, a cafe with a museum attached Filled to the brim with all sorts of ww1 artefacts. Photos on those funny turns things some... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
elaine l
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Southampton, United Kingdom

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Banbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

By their bravery we have our freedom I don't think we realise how bad thinks were for our fore fathers. Every school should visit the battle fields.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Costing 8 euros each adult to enter its an odd place, a cafe with a museum attached Filled to the brim with all sorts of ww1 artefacts. Photos on those funny turns things some quite traffic, and then the trenches outside, it was quite muddy whe we went so didn't walk through them all but a very ingesting site, no... More 

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Isola
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is full of bits and pieces of military artefacts and paraphernalia from the period displayed in a "rustic" manner akin to a car boot sale. Interesting but and quaint display of items. There was no evidence of the entry fees being reinvested into turning this collection into a more modern museum. On the other hand the somewhat dated... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trenches are worth seeing and there is some interesting stuff in the small museum,including some rather gruesome pictures,however the annexe to it appears to be some ones house and there some strange exhibits in there. Expensive for s beer and rather surly bar staff who retracted the canopy while we were sat outside even though it was raining

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letchworth herts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a thought provoking site , first the museum, then you go out on to the trenches, and oh what it must have been like for those soldiers. interesting site

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off here briefly with our kids ages 11, 9 & 5 on our way to Brussels. First you come to the memorial cemetery. My kids were shocked at the numbers who had died despite this being not an enormous cemetery. We found named soldiers from Scotland and around the world, lots of Canadians, as well as unknown soldiers... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is well hidden so make sure you use co-ordinates in your satnav! We were probably here only 45minutes but there's a lot to see. A small museum by the entrance which had some really interesting photos, a weapons room and some trench art, all nice collections. The land surrounding appears very original and cratered. The trenches are interesting... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please bear in mind that Hill 62 is a private museum which started off as a private collection of artefacts collected after WW1. Despite it being disorganised you do get to see photographs and artefacts up close and personal. The highlight for me though was seeing the preserved trenches. It is very poignant and though-provoking.

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting to see the trenches and get a glimpse of what it must have been like, even though their authenticity seems to be questioned. The museum on the other hand was disappointing. Most of the items were just on display with little/no explanation or relation to what came before or afterwards. Not worth the money.

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Bapaume, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plante of details, riflens, grenaders etc witht he original trenches and a tunnel to. The front line, quote scary and an importens experience

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