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Musee de la Grande Guerre

rue Lazare Ponticelli, 77100 Meaux, France
+33 1 60 32 14 18
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“world war” (12 reviews)
“sound effects” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
rue Lazare Ponticelli, 77100 Meaux, France
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+33 1 60 32 14 18
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"world war"
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"interesting visit"
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"sound effects"
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"spent three hours"
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"different sections"
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"non french speakers"
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"very interesting museum"
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"modern building"
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"train station"
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"entrance fee"
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"audio guide"
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"l est"
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"events leading up"
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"visited this museum"
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"wide range of exhibits"
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"weapons"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I could moan about the fact that many of the exhibits are only described in French but I won't and don't let other comments like that put you off. This is a remarkable place! Come here and bring your children to make them understand the...More

Thank John T
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This is a fabulous museum with so much to see. It has interactive exhibits as well as films. The vehicles are wonderful too. There are English translations. I paid 2€ for the audio guide which was okay but quite frankly you could do without. You...More

Thank AnitaLyons
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

a short bus ride on M6 bu from the station (20 past every hour..more frequent in the morning) Most of the information is in French but this is an imaginatively designed (very modern) museum with a massive collection of a wide range of exhibits, films...More

Thank Bobgardiner
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

How it is possible to render the atmosphere of war... This is the chalenge win by this museum. A lot of costume are put in situation by an army of no name. Every aspect of the life during this period have a part. Very instructiv.

Thank Romu77
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

My wife & I were driving from Paris to Reims to do some day trips to the various battlefields the American Expeditionary Forces participated in during the 1917-1918 part of the war. This museum is easy to find off of the A4 highway. We were...More

Thank bu67
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

My 14 year old son actually found this museum for us when we asked what he wanted to do when we (me, my husband, our son and our 12 year old daughter) went to Paris. The museum is interesting and very well organized. We all...More

1  Thank Girlygirlice
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We spent three hours in this museum and I left planning another visit. There is an impressive display of uniforms, weapons and vehicles, staples of WW I museums in France. This exhibit also has a visual and sensual experience of being in the midst of...More

Thank KM-Flaneur
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Very interesting museum, not too large - for 1-2 hour visit. I recommend it to everyone who is interesting in war history

Thank javax
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We were visiting during the 100th anniversary of the war. Over the past years, we have visited several museums dedicated to this subject. This museum was perhaps the best organized and thorough of all we visited. All aspects of the war seemed to be covered....More

Thank Don C
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Spent an afternoon here while staying in the area. The museum is very well laid out and the many exhibits are extremely well maintained. The museum covers the events leading up to the great war through to the events that preceded the second world war....More

Thank alligin
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ldo3
26 April 2016|
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Response from M2GMeaux | Property representative |
Hello, hello, There are deposits in the entry of the museum. It is actually preferable to put your suitcases in the deposits. Cordially.
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SweetumsLinlithgow
4 August 2015|
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Response from M2GMeaux | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay. Everything is indeed displayed on a floor. The access is possible via an elevator and a point of view on the second floor can be also reached by elevator. Cordially.
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dalrance
11 February 2015|
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Response from Manninagh | Reviewed this property |
Euro 10 (as mentioned in my review)- lockers were free. I thought it excellent value- the beautiful building must have cost millions!
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