Musée de la bataille de Fromelles

On the 19th and 20th of July 1916, a battle took place in Fromelles. The British 61st Division and the 5th Australian Division faced three Bavarian Regiments. The attack caused almost 8,500 casualties. This Museum mixes archaeological and scientific techniques, History and the fate of soldiers linked to the Battle of Fromelles. Open from 9:30am to 5:30pm. Closed on Tuesdays . The museum is closed from February 3th to March 8th inclusive, on Easter Sunday and Monday, on May 1st, on September 5th and 6th, 2020, from December 24th,2020 to January 3d, 2021. Exceptional opening: until 6pm on July 19th, 2020 (Nuit des Bibiliothèques).

Contact

Rue de la Basse ville
59249 Fromelles

+33 359 61 15 14
contact@musee-bataille-fromelles.fr
www.musee-bataille-fromelles.fr

Audioguide included

 

 

Thematic of the place

History and tradition