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La Coupole centre d'histoire

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war trip

second visit to this museum. excellent parking. very interesting cinemas and exhibits which are... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
jamescE3374NI
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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This is a wonderful, yet sad place to visit. The World War section in the bunker is very powerful... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
TonyKonTiki
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

second visit to this museum. excellent parking. very interesting cinemas and exhibits which are well laid out. Beware...entry to the Dome is only by lift.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jamescE3374NI
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful, yet sad place to visit. The World War section in the bunker is very powerful and has the potential to upset. It is important to recognise what this was and what it could have been so it never happens again. It...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TonyKonTiki
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Probably unique (fortunately) representing a period of history that could have been so different. Impressive monument to those who died and a warning about the consequences of unchecked evil. It’s cool underground so take a jumper. The history of rocket flight is fascinating. At times...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PeterH_and_LizB
Reviewed 22 October 2017

An interesting stop at this museum where the V2 and V1 rockets were stored and launched from had we Brits not interrupted the plans of the dastardly Germans once again. Its a very impressive structure and the main dome has been converted into a museum...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Geoffrey C
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Although not one V1 was ever launched from this site, imagine how much damage, death and destruction it would have caused if they would taken of from here....London...Brussels...Paris...all within reach. A great museum using head sets in different languages that explains the history of the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Lesotlylaisse
Reviewed 16 April 2017

After we entered the museum, we were directed to the center of history that explained in all details the events of WWI and WWII. After all, Europe had two world wars, one from 1914-1918, the other from 1939-1945. To the people in occupied countries, it...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Lest we forget. This gives an indepth view of WWII, with footage, film, drawings and models. Some parts are not for young children, but others are, like the Space section. An important and well put together museum, with friendly knowledgeable staff.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Giselle S
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Looks as though this place has TWO listings on tripadvisor so this is the same posting as on the larger site. A big disappointment simply because it is hard to imagine what the place was like when it was in use as it has been...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank FoodieOswestry
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