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Musee Memorial des enfants du Vel d'Hiv

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We visited this place with great interest. No one should forget what happened during WW2 with the... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Andrew M
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Lyon, France
really impressive museum

within less than one hour you should pay a visit to this small museum which brings answers to many... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
Lemaistre F
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Orleans, France
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4 Jun 2017
“REMEMBER”
26 Apr 2016
“really impressive museum”
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45 rue du Bourdon Blanc, 45000, Orleans, France
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+33 2 38 42 03 91
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

We visited this place with great interest. No one should forget what happened during WW2 with the Nazis and all the people who supported them. The museum make a list of all people from the region who were taken to concentration camps (one in Pithiviers,...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

within less than one hour you should pay a visit to this small museum which brings answers to many questions about the fate of children from jewish origin during the second world war.Really impressive and emotional.

1  Thank Lemaistre F
Reviewed 13 October 2015

A well thought out and carefully documented history of the deportation of French Jewish children during the German occupation in WWII. Quite startling for those not knowledge about this sad chapter, but so important to learn about and contemplate. Well done exhibition. Worth your visit...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2015

a trip inside the french camp of the centre region. Mrs zay told us an intersting history about the survival in the camps.

1  Thank Nadir S
Reviewed 5 May 2015

This museum tells a significant part of the story France played in WW 2 with deportation of Jews in the Loire valley. A sad story, it focuses on the children who came through the three area detention camps. It has excellent English translations of the...More

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