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Canadalaan 26, Ieper (Ypres) 8902, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Called in for a visit after cycling past the day before, the initial museum has some very interesting artefacts from both sides on show. The trenches give an insight into what the brave chaps endured. My criticism is the lack of information throughout the site...More

Thank WinteringhamSteve
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this small museum mainly to see and walk in the ols British trenches. The adjoining museum has many interesting artefacts from WW1

Thank AlandAnC
Reviewed 6 days ago

This site has been running for a very long time and it shows. There has been no attempt to bring the museum up to date for younger generations As others have said, there is no context for the site unless you do your own research....More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's certainly different inside to how it was on last visit but this time we had two newcomers with us. We all found it fascinating outside, looking at shells and barbed wire as well the conditions below ground. I tried the tunnel but couldn't do...More

Thank soolooSurrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited Hill 62 on many occasions over 30 years and have always been impressed with the whole set up, however this year I found out that the previous owner whom I had known for many years had passed away. On entering the cafe/entrance...More

Thank Comman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum complex and the woods are a fascinating insight into the horrors of WW1. The woods themselves with their craters, tunnels and trenches are well preserved and are the highlight of the visit

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very real preserved trenches and tunnels from WW1 along with masses of spent munitions and all sorts of things recovered from the battlefield. The wood is very good, the museum is a little bit of a mess but has some interesting things. The one member...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Grandfather saw action at Sanctuary Wood so our tour party of 29 had to see sanctuary wood. We had a military historian on our trip and this of course helps significantly in terms of understanding the lines of battle at that point. These trenches...More

Thank JJBart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners are clearly making a packet, from this old dusty, poorly presentted and unmaintained "attraction" - it should be so much better. Coaches of visitors were gone in under 15 minuites after arrival.

Thank Rick_The_Builder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are some pretty scathing reviews of his place but when we visited in July 2018 we were the only ones to be there (we arrived about 10am). Alongside Talbot House I found this to provided at least an approximation of what it must have...More

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pmw44
10 July 2017|
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Not sure but on greatwar website the hours are 0900 to 1800. When we were there in late May it opened promptly at 0900.
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