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Fort de Leveau

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Interesting 18th century fort - well worth a visit

We visited as part of a group and found it to be very interesting & lots of exibits. Built in the... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2018
Peter H
Horsham, United Kingdom
Annual WW1 battlefield visit

A top quality late 19th century French fortification that gives one a good insight into the... read more

Reviewed December 20, 2016
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  • Terrible2%
Apr 25, 2018
“Interesting 18th century fort - well worth a visit”
Dec 20, 2016
“Annual WW1 battlefield visit”
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

We visited as part of a group and found it to be very interesting & lots of exibits. Built in the 18th century, saw action in WW1 and was used in WW2. The French guy who runs the place was great and very knowledgeable and...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2016

A top quality late 19th century French fortification that gives one a good insight into the different styles of French forts. Very different from the Sere de Revieries type design and nothing like the Verban citadel designs. The local guardians on the day of our...More

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Gilles M, guide at Fort de Leveau, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2016

Hello, Thank you for your opinion. If you have any questions on the fort, do not hesitate to ask ! Best regards, M.G.

Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Please do not miss it it is very well done and organized. The visit is not so long and offers a very nice glance at the conditions in the fort

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Reviewed July 13, 2016

This fort was taken by the Germans in 1914. It has been restored and is a very good museum now, giving lots of views of life in WWI. We were there with French school children, who enjoyed the visit as much as we did.

Thank Sam C
Reviewed April 14, 2014

I am sure that when it is completed, it will be fine. Its a but stuck in the middle of nowhere, even local workers a mile away did not know where it was. Although it was officially open, there was nobody there, we had a...More

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