Great War battlefields remembrance centre in French Flanders and in Artois.

Published on February 20, 2014
  • Neuve-Chapelle Indain Memorial

    Neuve-Chapelle Indain Memorial

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Great War battlefields remembrance centre in French Flanders and in Artois. 59000 fr

May 2015 - Souchez – Pas-de-Calais

This new venue with its simple architecture will be an important part for the Remembrance Trails in Nord-Pas de Calais. With a floor area of 1200 m sq, it will provide historical information on the events of the Great War in 4 languages. Seven themed spaces will recall the main phases of the conflict. A memorial consultation area will enable visitors to follow the route of the soldiers of all nationalities who died in the region. A teaching room offers an opportunity to provide in-depth information in certain topics and a heritage tourism information desk invites visitors to discover a region amongst the richest in the world in terms of remembrance sites. Access to the centre is free for visitors.