MÉMORIAL’14-18

3 SITES


3 unique sites to understand the First World War in Nord-Pas-de-Calais and follow the traces of our history to better understand the present.


CENTRE

D’HISTOIRE


ANNEAU DE

LA MÉMOIRE


NÉCROPOLE

DE LORETTE

COME DISCOVER

A UNIQUE MEMORIAL SITE


Three different sites and three complementary experiences to understand into the First World War, and remember and pay tribute to all those who sacrificed their life for peace.


Begin your discovery of the Notre-Dame-de-Lorette Mémorial’14-18 with the History Centre at the foot of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette hill. Its architecture is made up of black concrete cubes and its permanent exhibition houses objects and large-scale photos.

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HISTORY CENTRE


Here, you can see historical objects,, previously unseen and high-quality photos, period films and animated maps that give an understanding of the scale of the conflict in Nord-Pas-de-Calais during World War I.

02

RING OF REMEMBRANCE


Erected in 2014, theRing of Remembranceis an international memorial that brings together the names of almost 580,000 soldiers who lost their lives in to remember and pay tribute to all these lives sacrificed during the Great War.

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LORETTE NECROPOLIS


In Ablain-Saint-Nazaire, at the top of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette hill, over 42,000 French soldiers who lost their lives on the Artois and Flanders fronts in France and Belgium during World War I have been laid to rest.

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From 1 April to 11 November :

• from Wednesday to Friday 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. / 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

• Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. / 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

From 12 November to 31 March :

• from Wednesday to Sunday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.


Closed Monday and Tuesday - Closed in January

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