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Musee des Blindes

1043 route de Fontevraud, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 83 69 95
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Had to visit

Being a Tank fan and having visited Bovington and Tank Fest a number of times imagine my surprise... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cornishboy72
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Wow!

If you have an interest in the history of armoured vehicles and warfare, you are going to love... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bill B
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent62%
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  • Average4%
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“tank museum” (36 reviews)
“take photos” (16 reviews)
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1043 route de Fontevraud, 49400, Saumur, France
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+33 2 41 83 69 95
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"tank museum"
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"armoured vehicles"
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"take photos"
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"king tiger"
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"amazing collection"
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"great museum"
in 10 reviews
"world war"
in 10 reviews
"on display"
in 17 reviews
"tiger tank"
in 8 reviews
"working order"
in 6 reviews
"cold war"
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"interested in military history"
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"huge collection"
in 5 reviews
"four hours"
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"working condition"
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"children's area"
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Reviewed yesterday

Being a Tank fan and having visited Bovington and Tank Fest a number of times imagine my surprise when booking the hotel in Saumur to find out this was only a stone throw away, My wife was overjoyed !!! We visited quite early and felt...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you have an interest in the history of armoured vehicles and warfare, you are going to love this place. If you haven't you'll be bored stiff. Took my 3 lads while the wife went for a walk! What an awesome museum. We only had...More

Thank Bill B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly I think you need to be interested in this subject to consider going. If you are, then this museum is for you. The collection is much bigger than I expected and has a great selection across the whole history of tank warfare, including many...More

Thank thehazelwood
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My sons have a keen interest in tanks and this museum, together with the Saumur Caroussel which we were fortunate enough to watch, was one of the highlights of our Loire valley holiday. The tanks are clearly displayed with technical information for those that want...More

Thank David H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is well laid out and easy to follow. The displays are well grouped. Information on each tank could be a little more comprehensive. 3 key tanks were missing - the Tiger 2 - though a Panther was in its slot and labelled as...More

Thank Reg H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having stoped in saumur last year we ventured to the museum and was amazing with the collection of tanks. My 4 and 6 year old loved it and amazed how close you could get to the tanks and also able to climb on on in...More

Thank Mark G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Revisited the French Tank Museum at Saumur today. Hadn’t been here for at least 20 years, and was delighted to see this is still an “old school” museum. No interactive VR tours, just a plain display of all major AFVs. All the AFVs are inside,...More

Thank mcspool
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an outstanding collection of armoured vehicles in one location, most of which are restored and in running order. The collection of German vehicles of the WW2 era is unique , similar to Bovington in UK but with a different perspective, A must for...More

Thank Alistair W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was not a visit we had planned but when we suggested it our 9 and 5 year old wanted to go They chose well If you like tanks this is an excellent collection and if you have children its great My only suggestion be...More

Thank Lowleytheworm
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite my husband being more the tank person , I still quite enjoyed our visit , he could have spent longer here ! Interesting things to read in various sites and a good shop .

Thank bunster52
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Yvonne R
19 March 2018|
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I do not thing that they do at all. At least they didn’t when I was there. Check their website, which is pretty good
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23 January 2017|
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Terri M
21 January 2017|
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Response from Mike A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I visited the tank museum in Saumer last week and travelled via train from Paris (albeit Charles De Gaulle airport.) I got the TGV from the airport to Angers but the Tours route you mention is similar but brings you into... More
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