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Interesting museum ... perhaps a tad stark

I actually cycled to this museum from Valence. An achievement in itself. Although I had been... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
AvidIrishReader
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Dublin, Ireland
Atmospheric

Myself and my husband visited here while on a long cycle ride. We had intended to come here, but... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
HuffBirmingham
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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

What a fantastic memorial to the resistance within the Vercors in an amazing location. Well worth a visit. Intereting and informative, audio guides in English are very useful.

Thank Quicksilverwing
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I have family in Vassieux who live just beneath the memorial, some of whom died in the effforts of this community. The memorial is so well done! The history of this valley is overwhelming.The displays are minimalist giving almost MORE meaning to the life of...More

1  Thank tizzietime
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I actually cycled to this museum from Valence. An achievement in itself. Although I had been looking forward to the visit, I left a little frustrated because the English-language phone/headset didn't seem to work properly. It started of fine, but then took on a life...More

Thank AvidIrishReader
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Myself and my husband visited here while on a long cycle ride. We had intended to come here, but also visited the resistance museum in Vassieux, so we were a bit short on time, by the time we got to the memorial. I was glad...More

Thank HuffBirmingham
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The setting for the memorial is quite stunning with the walk from the car park offering fantastic views across the valley. English audio guides are available, however mine did not work properly. I would recommend visiting the Museum in the village of Vassieux en Vercors...More

Thank MWigley1964
Reviewed 5 August 2014

This Resistance Memorial has been opened since the mid 1990's, I was with a group that visited on Wednesday 23 July 2014, a concrete building set on a high plateau, inside is very dark in parts with bare dark wall corridors. I was with a...More

Thank Richarddays
Reviewed 29 August 2013

A museum in the Vassieux en Vercors remembering the massacre in 1944. Very moving. English translation is available.

1  Thank Andy T
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Went several times now as part of a school trip and the teenagers loved it. It is well made, very visual and you can skip the corridor with all the testimonies as there is a lot of listening to do. A few visits done along...More

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