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Musee de la Grande Guerre

rue Lazare Ponticelli, 77100 Meaux, France
+33 1 60 32 14 18
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
rue Lazare Ponticelli, 77100 Meaux, France
+33 1 60 32 14 18
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

My wife & I were driving from Paris to Reims to do some day trips to the various battlefields the American Expeditionary Forces participated in during the 1917-1918 part of the war. This museum is easy to find off of the A4 highway. We were...More

Thank bu67
Reviewed 24 October 2017

My 14 year old son actually found this museum for us when we asked what he wanted to do when we (me, my husband, our son and our 12 year old daughter) went to Paris. The museum is interesting and very well organized. We all...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We spent three hours in this museum and I left planning another visit. There is an impressive display of uniforms, weapons and vehicles, staples of WW I museums in France. This exhibit also has a visual and sensual experience of being in the midst of...More

Thank KM-Flaneur
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Very interesting museum, not too large - for 1-2 hour visit. I recommend it to everyone who is interesting in war history

Thank javax
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We were visiting during the 100th anniversary of the war. Over the past years, we have visited several museums dedicated to this subject. This museum was perhaps the best organized and thorough of all we visited. All aspects of the war seemed to be covered....More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Spent an afternoon here while staying in the area. The museum is very well laid out and the many exhibits are extremely well maintained. The museum covers the events leading up to the great war through to the events that preceded the second world war....More

Thank alligin
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Friday w/ kids (6&8). They were given a booklet to fill out during the visit. The expo itself is pretty rich in artifacts and structured by themes. Explanations are in French & English. Many illustrations w/ videos too. Easy to spend a...More

Thank 996franckm
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We wanted something to do after Disneyland on our way north and this was on the way. We visited on a Wednesday in the school holidays and we're almost the only people there. The building is architecturally really interesting and the exhibitions combine interesting objects,...More

Thank Hornblower75
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this small but great WW1 museum, so did my girlfriend. As an artillery/ordnance interested person, this place is great. But the additional information, story lines and numerous short videos made it much better and very fit for all kinds of visitors. For...More

Thank Kornel H
Reviewed 2 August 2017

There were a few posters in French, German, and English, but all of the items on exhibit were described only in French. There were videos running at different places, but they too were in French. If you don't know French, I am not sure it...More

Thank XenophonAnabasis
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27 April 2016|
Response from M2GMeaux | Property representative |
Hello, hello, There are deposits in the entry of the museum. It is actually preferable to put your suitcases in the deposits. Cordially.
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5 August 2015|
Response from M2GMeaux | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay. Everything is indeed displayed on a floor. The access is possible via an elevator and a point of view on the second floor can be also reached by elevator. Cordially.
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11 February 2015|
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Response from Manninagh | Reviewed this property |
Euro 10 (as mentioned in my review)- lockers were free. I thought it excellent value- the beautiful building must have cost millions!