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From' Hell: The Fromelles battlefields

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Get a special rate by booking online (booking required 24h in advance)!

On July 19th and 20th 1916, Fromelles became the theatre of a bloody battle in which British and Australian troops were defeated against the German 6th Army. This battle remains infamous today as it was responsible for one of the greatest losses in Australian lives in less than 24 hours. Nowadays, many monuments and venues around Fromelles still commemorate the many lives which were lost on those terrible days, on both sides.

The 3h tour will take you to the Trou Aid Post, the V.C. Corner Australian Cemetery and Memorial Park, Pheasant Wood Cemetery, which has been here for not even five years. Every year, new bodies are identified and buried there, so they can rest in peace.

The highlight of your tour will be the Museum of the Battle of Fromelles, which opened in July 2014. Rather small and intimate, it is the perfect place for a moment full of emotion, as you are taken back to July 1916 through the faces and lives of soldiers who fought for freedom.

Validity period: from April to October
Departure days & times: Wednesday and Thursday from 1 pm to 4:30 pm.
Departure and return in front of the Palais Rihour, place Rihour.

Online reduced rate: € 90  € 81
Possibility of privatizing the MPV : € 449

Personalised tour in a minivan 6 people, with your private guide.
Visit bilingual in French and / or English.

Online booking is not possible for the same day: for bookings less than 24 hours, you can contact our team by phone at +33 (0) 359 579 400. Similarly if you do not find enough availability on our website, please contact us by phone or email!
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Tel. vanuit Frankrijk: 0891 56 2004 (0,225 / mn)
Tel. vanuit het buitenland: +33 (0)359 579 400
Van maandag tot zaterdag : 9u30-13u en 14u-18u