Second World War Museum, Calais

Second World War Museum, Calais (must see)

Situated next to the Town Hall of Calais, the museum has served as command post to the German Army during the war and after this, the bunker was transformed in 1962 into a museum to display objects, exhibitions and other collections such as flags, arms, uniforms, weapons, newspapers, planes and information relating to the 1939-1945 war. For those interested in the historical heritage of the towns they visit, the War Musuem of Calais is a great source of information.

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Second World War Museum on Map

Sight Name: Second World War Museum
Sight Location: Calais, France (See walking tours in Calais)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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Walking Tours in Calais, France

Create Your Own Walk in Calais

Create Your Own Walk in Calais

Creating your own self-guided walk in Calais is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Calais Introduction Walking Tour

Calais Introduction Walking Tour

Calais has no shortage of quality museums, beautiful buildings and cultural monuments fit to impress visitors willing to acquaint themselves with the city's rich history and architecture. Other than these, the old city has quite a bit to offer its guests in terms of good time, particularly in summer. Take this orientation walk to find your way to some of the most notable landmarks of Calais.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.9 Km or 3.7 Miles
Calais Landmarks Walking Tour

Calais Landmarks Walking Tour

Calais is a city of rich history and remarkable monuments. It offers tourists its diverse and beautiful sites, historic heritage and well preserved memorials. Along with its famous Colonne Louis XVIII and Quartier du Courgain Maritime, the following tour plan will guide you through Calais' most significant attractions.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 Km or 1.6 Miles