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Learnt so much.

We were only planning to go to the Memorial to the Resistance and not visit this museum too, but we... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
HuffBirmingham
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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
Well worth the effort

Getting to the museum via the Col du Rousett was an experience in itself! The museum is fascinating... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
MWigley1964
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Garstang, United Kingdom
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11 Sep 2016
“Learnt so much.”
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Small museum dedicated to the French WW2 resistance. There is a minimal display downstairs and quite a good exhibition hall upstairs. There is a better museum further north, but the less polished displays here do tell the story with real feeling of the local men...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

We were only planning to go to the Memorial to the Resistance and not visit this museum too, but we were so glad we did visit. It was a small but really well planned museum and we learnt so much about the Resistance in this...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

Getting to the museum via the Col du Rousett was an experience in itself! The museum is fascinating and was very informative about a part of the Second World War we in the UK get little information on. As a near non French speaker the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank MWigley1964
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

So glad we decided to stop and check out this museum. If you do not speak French, the audio guide is a must. All the displays are in French; however the audio guide gives very detailed information about each part of the museum. I was...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

A small but fascinating museum packed with information. This is separate from the memorial to the Resistance in the Vercors (a separate museum at Col de Chau, up the hill from the village) and the necropolis where the victims of the fighting are buried (on...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 4 March 2015

This museum brings to life the history of the Resistance in the Vassieux region. It is a very moving and poignant tribute. The museum itself is very modern and bright, audio guides are available in many languages. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank ParisChristina
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Really good audio facilities bring the collection to life, worth visiting - small village so limited options for lunch, also stop at the memorial near here

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Rhona D
Reviewed 31 July 2014

I visited this museum with a group on Tuesday 22 July 2014, opened in 1973 renovated in 2010 located in this small village, entrance 3 Euros. Situated opposite the open fields. The museum is quite spacious and bright, with wooden glass cabinets fixed against the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Richarddays
Reviewed 12 June 2014

a real eye opener as Vecors was the centre of the last French resistance fighters I had no idea how important this area was in the eventual defeat of the invading German forces

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Alex H
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Smallish museum but it was created by one of the "actors" of the drama that took place there which makes it all the more valuable and touching.

Date of experience: August 2013
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