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This Category is for submissions of war or military museums with military displays in a permanent environment.
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"NAME" of museum --- & -- location --
  • A minimum of 2 photographs depicting the building, a sign or any defining marks to identify it as a permanent structure.
  • The Museum posted must contain the name "War" or "Military" in its title.
  • A brief or expanded narrative of the museum, and it's purpose, with proper credits.

  • Historic, Aeronautical or Marine museums will not be accepted.

  • Above photo is of the Imperial War Museum London


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  • "NAME of museum "-- location -- expanded location.
  • A minimum of 2 photographs depicting the building, sign or any defining marks to identify it as a "War or Military Museum" and as a permanent structure.
    A brief or expanded narrative of the museum and it's purpose.
  • Times and admissions may be displayed under this description if needed to be expanded upon.
  • These museums may exhibit any or all fighting machines such as ships, planes, tanks, guns or rescue vehicles used in war but not specifically dedicated to any one type for defensive or offensive purposes.
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    Please supply proof of your visit such as a photo of the museum or a sign signifying same.
    A "Visited" only remark will be deleted.
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    Image for Musée du Génie (Angers, Pays de la Loire, France)view gallery

    SESE110.1 km

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    War and Military MuseumsMusée du Génie (Angers, Pays de la Loire, France)

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    [FR] Musée militaire situé à Angers. [EN] Military Museum located in Angers.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeBourguignon

    location: Pays de la Loire, France

    date approved: 3/11/2018

    last visited: 1/14/2021

    Image for Le Mémorial de Caen - Franceview gallery

    NENE111.5 km

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    War and Military MuseumsLe Mémorial de Caen - France

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    [FR] Depuis plus de 20 ans, le Mémorial de Caen cherche à démontrer combien la compréhension du monde impose une connaissance de son histoire. [EN] The Caen Memorial is regarded as the best World War II museum in France.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

    location: France

    date approved: 9/27/2009

    last visited: 6/13/2019

    Image for Overlord Museum - Colleville sur Mer - Franceview gallery

    NN113.6 km

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    War and Military MuseumsOverlord Museum - Colleville sur Mer - France

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    Overlord Museum retrace cette période du Débarquement allié jusqu'à la libération de Paris. Overlord Museum chronicles the period of the Allied landing until the liberation of Paris.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

    location: Normandie, France

    date approved: 8/3/2017

    last visited: 11/22/2018

    Image for Le musée du Débarquement, Arromanches, Franceview gallery

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    War and Military MuseumsLe musée du Débarquement, Arromanches, France

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    [FR] Arromanches est aujourd’hui un village mondialement connu grâce à la présence des vestiges du célèbre port artificiel. [EN] Arromanches is today a world famous village thanks to the presence of the remains of the famous artificial port.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Glandouillage

    location: Normandie, France

    date approved: 2/4/2017

    last visited: 3/10/2021

    Image for Utah Beach Landing Museum / Musée du Débarquement in La Madeleine (Normandy, France)view gallery

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    War and Military MuseumsUtah Beach Landing Museum / Musée du Débarquement in La Madeleine (Normandy, France)

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    Facing the one of four main D-Day invasion beaches, Utah, this Museum displays interesting information, weapons and another objects of the D-day landings in this part of Invasion coastal line...

    posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

    location: Normandie, France

    date approved: 6/14/2009

    last visited: 6/10/2019

    Image for Musée Radar - Douvres-la-Délivrande, Franceview gallery

    NENE119.1 km

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    War and Military MuseumsMusée Radar - Douvres-la-Délivrande, France

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    The Musée Radar is located at the former German radar station just outside Douvres-la- Délivrande, France. The museum demonstrates the important role played by radar during the Second World War.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

    location: Normandie, France

    date approved: 7/20/2014

    last visited: 7/13/2014

    Image for Pegasus Memorial Museum / Mémorial Pegasus in Ranville (Normandy, France)view gallery

    NENE120.2 km

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    War and Military MuseumsPegasus Memorial Museum / Mémorial Pegasus in Ranville (Normandy, France)

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    In small town Ranville in Normandy you can find very interesting WW-II museum - Mémorial Pegasus. The museum is to remember the 6th Airborne Division of General Sir Richard Gale in Normandy atd especially to famous "Battle for Pegasus Bridge".

    posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

    location: Normandie, France

    date approved: 6/14/2009

    last visited: 3/28/2021

    Image for Grand Bunker Museum - Ouistreham, Franceview gallery

    NENE125 km

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    War and Military MuseumsGrand Bunker Museum - Ouistreham, France

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    This museum tells the story behind the Atlantic Wall defences along the Normandy coastline.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

    location: Normandie, France

    date approved: 9/3/2014

    last visited: 2/7/2020

    Image for Musée de la Batterie de Mervilleview gallery

    NENE125.9 km

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    War and Military MuseumsMusée de la Batterie de Merville

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    La Batterie de Merville est une fortification de l'armée de terre allemande sur le flan EST du Débarquement allié le 6 Juin 1944. The Merville Battery is a fortification of the German Army on the east side of the Allied Landing on June 6, 1944.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Glandouillage

    location: Normandie, France

    date approved: 12/9/2016

    last visited: 11/11/2016

    Image for Musée des Blindés de Saumur - Pays de la Loire, Franceview gallery

    SESE149.2 km

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    War and Military MuseumsMusée des Blindés de Saumur - Pays de la Loire, France

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    [E] This museum specialized in tanks and other war vehicules is located in Saumur, Pays de Loire, France. [F] Ce musée spécialisé dans les blindés se trouve à Saumur dans le Maine-et-Loire.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chickilim

    location: Pays de la Loire, France

    date approved: 12/22/2014

    last visited: 12/21/2019

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