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We had docked here and it's a short ride to the city centre. There are a few memorials and statues... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Linda M
Guildford, United Kingdom
Nice memorial

If you find yourself in Le Havre, this memorial is worth a stop. It doesn’t take much time and... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this spot on a chilly Sunday. An apt tribute to the fallen of the city during the harsh war which left Le Havre devastated. It is close to the Volcano which is also worth a visit. The Sunday markets were enjoyable too. Le...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank VickiL35
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Not being too artistic, it's a sculpture in a square walk past and have a look, make your own mind up...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank martoct
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We had docked here and it's a short ride to the city centre. There are a few memorials and statues to see and very nicely kept. There is a park nearby with fountains and more statues near the shops. It's a busy port but it's...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

If you find yourself in Le Havre, this memorial is worth a stop. It doesn’t take much time and really is in the center of the city. It’s easily accessible and a very nice memorial and dedication.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rachael1107
Reviewed 8 May 2018

This memorial is beside the delightful baissin de commerce which is a nice place to walk around and watch people using little sail boats

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We visited this place as we were curious about the Unesco label. It was a good place to have a short walk around the water, over the bridge and enjoy the architecture and statues. There is parking available next to the water and also some...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Nyah82
Reviewed 4 September 2017

It looks like just an open area with not much to do. But when you look around you will find the impressive Aux Morts monument. It proudly honours the soldiers of La Havre who died during the war of 1914-1918, the water jets spraying water...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank faithandhope2live
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The war memorial is quite thought provoking and grandiose. The view on one side is the water bassin with bridge, the other side the Volcan.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dutch-Mikey
Reviewed 6 June 2017

site to see - Very impressive area - not much to do around it its not far from shopping area and it was looking really nice

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank אלעד ו
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This was a wonderful memorial to the war dead while we were there the local TV cameras were reporting on something as there were crowds leaving it the statue is amazing

Date of experience: June 2017
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