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Forteresse de Mimoyecques

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V 3 site SUPER GUN

V3 site little known about this super gun ( Sadam Husain was building one 30 years later) This site... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
merfyn_thomas
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Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

I was expecting to see some v1 or v2 rockets here but what i found were the super guns the Germans... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
elindoo
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Stuart, Florida
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Mimoyecques, where the stories of Hitler, Kennedy and Hussein meet ! As an underground launch site, the Mimoyecques' Fortress is one of the most impressive edifices imagined by Hitler. Located a few kilometers from the site of "Deux-caps", in...more
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D249 | Hauts de France, 62250 Landrethun-le-Nord, France
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

V3 site little known about this super gun ( Sadam Husain was building one 30 years later) This site is well worth a visit , a little difficult to find . Fortunately destroyed before it could be used

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Various tunnels accesible including a couple of the gun barrel shafts. Information boards in English (and French) tell the story of the site. The scale of the site is staggering. Took us just under an hour to go around. Is cool underground - so if...More

Thank Matt E
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I was expecting to see some v1 or v2 rockets here but what i found were the super guns the Germans had built. Never heard of these before so it was interesting. Also there is a nice memorial to Joseph Kennedy who was shot down...More

Thank elindoo
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved visiting here. You rely can't appreciate the scale of the tunnels until you are inside. It is quite cold in There, even on a hot day. It would be good to see more of the tunnells which must be there but the...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This is a shrine to Adolf Hitlers stupidity. If he had not wasted time on things like this he might have gotten his own way. Nothing to see here but endless concrete. If you are a fan you will understand. It is cold inside. Take...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Very interesting to see the lengths that Hitler was prepared to go to. Not much remains but what is left is well detailed in the displays throughout. Staff are very friendly and knowledgeable and speak very good English if you have any questions. Loved the...More

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

You cannot appreciate the scale of this fortress until you visit Unfortunately not much original stuff there, but there are information boards explaining. Was really worth a visit and I recommend to go if you’re there. I wish there were more artefacts there There’s a...More

Thank Mateusz19
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The tunnel complex gives you a good insight in some of the madness the Germans were persisting in order to win the war. Also the work the volunteers have put into this complex to clear it from rubble and debris is impressive. Only thing was...More

Thank willwol
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Visited here with a large group a couple of weeks ago. We were led by a very nice lady guide who was very knowledgable and spoke perfect english. By arrangement, we had the optional hard hat tour, which took us deeper into the complex, which...More

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Mimoyecques, Gérant at Forteresse de Mimoyecques, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you very much for your visit and your compliments ! Regards, see you soon

Reviewed 22 May 2017

The Geramn Fortress of Momoyecques (pronounced as Mimoyak) is the site of the German V3 gun battery. originally there were to be two batteries of 25 guns that could hit London, due to the unique propellant chambers that run all the way up the 415...More

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Mimoyecques, Gérant at Forteresse de Mimoyecques, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you very much for your visit and your compliments ! Regards

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Hello, We apologize for the defective link to our website. The site is open 7 days a week from 10 am to 6 pm. The visit usually last 1 hour ans rates are €5.50 per adult or €12.50 for a family (2 adults ans 1-5... More
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