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Oradour-sur-Glane

78 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Yvette
Yvette
August 27, 2019
Very moving place about 1 hour away. Historical interest
Anita And Steve
Anita And Steve
July 13, 2019
Visit the village preserved as it was left during World War ll.
Sarah
Sarah
June 04, 2019
A few days after D-Day in 1944, the Nazis destroyed the entire village of Oradour killing 642 men, women and children. It was an act of terror designed to frighten the French so that they did not rise up in mass resistance to help the Allied forces that had landed in Normandy. The village has been…
John
John
May 27, 2019
This is a haunting place, one that makes you think and appreciate. This is a village that was hit by the SS German soldiers in WWII by mistake. The village has been left entirely as it was as a remembrance of the horror of war. This is about 45 min drive from me THIS IS A MUST SEE
Deirdre
Deirdre
February 10, 2019
SITE OF LOCAL MASSACRE VILLAGE HAS BEEN KEPT IN ORIGIONAL CONDITION AS A MEMORIAL TO THE VICTIMS KILLED DURING WORLD WAR TWO INFORMATION CENTRE AND MUSEUM PROVIDES INFORMATION AND EASY PARKING.
Location
Oradour-sur-Glane, Nouvelle-Aquitaine 87520