Musee Somme 1916, Albert

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Musee Somme 1916 is housed in a tunnel that served as an air-raid shelter during World War II. The original name, "Museum of Shelters," still lets you descend the tunnel to view the shelter with a diorama featuring two French soldiers, a German lookout covered in body armor and wearing a gas mask, a British medical post, artifacts, and a museum in a concrete tunnel. PutMusee Somme 1916 into our Albert journey site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This museum contains some interesting exhibits, but it is dated and doesn’t attemp to give the visitor an overall understanding of the battle or the war. The video consists of drone shots of various....  more »
  • Stumbled across this museum while in Albert, looks small from the outside, but it’s like a tardis! Just WOW!! So worth the money, full of interesting artefacts & information. Highly recommended.  more »
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  • Perfect for our family. Good displays and pictures occupy children whilst adults read more. Also, it's a fairly small museum so we got through in an hour before children got bored.
  • Very interesting and its all translated into english. Lots of interesting objects and set-ups. However it is in tunnels so if you have claustrophobia or dont like tunnels then this is probably not for you.
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