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Westwall Museum

In der Litzelbach 2, 66955 Pirmasens, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6331 46147
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local WW2 history

definatly worth seeing if you are into history and WW2, bring a jacket it gets cold though. it did... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Aalia W
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Rare Example of a West Wall Fortification of WWII

The West Wall Museum does not live up to its potential. The tunnels themselves are in good... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
Asta365
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Kent, Texas
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22 Dec 2017
“local WW2 history”
30 Oct 2016
“Rare Example of a West Wall Fortification of WWII”
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In der Litzelbach 2, 66955 Pirmasens, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

definatly worth seeing if you are into history and WW2, bring a jacket it gets cold though. it did not take us long to go through, guided tours are available, but book them in advance. its closed during the winter

Thank Aalia W
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

The West Wall Museum does not live up to its potential. The tunnels themselves are in good condition (dry and intact, but somewhat cold). There are some interesting aspects to the displayed items: a remarkably complete set of gas masks from a wide range of...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

When we arrived we were the only car in the car park, but by the time we left it was full. (We were the only English car there) Although the tunnels are cool/cold they weren't wet where the exhibits were. the only wet bit was...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

As a westerner, I grew up hearing about our view of the war. It was eye opening to get to visit and see the German side and hear what the locals went through. This place was way more than I expected.

1  Thank KaraKallenbach
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Reviewed 11 August 2014

I'm a huge history fan, and this place was right up my alley! The bunker was a real German WW2 station on the Siegfried Line for SS panzer troops. The self-guided tour shows heavy equipment, guns, tanks, model displays, uniforms, etc... The bunker was much...More

5  Thank Aaron S
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Reviewed 8 April 2013

Self guided tours of an underground bunker complex built in the 1930s as part of the Westwall. Better known as the Siegfried Line, it stood opposite the more well known French Maginot Line. Lost of photos, dioramas, and scale models. Several US and German weapons...More

3  Thank Sept1987
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