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Follow in the footsteps of the Great War in Champagne: military cemeteries, museums, ruins and memorials.
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Sommepy American Monument (Blanc-Mont)
The American Monument recalls the memory of the 70 000 American soldiers who took part in the fights of the front of Champagne during the First World War.
Museum of the Surrender (7 May 1945)
The unconditional surrender of the German army was signed in a room of General Eisenhower’s headquarters on 7 May 1945. This room is still intact today and a museum has been created around it.
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Museum of Local Aeronautics
The Museum showcases the technological developments having taken place in aeronautics, and the history of the people who left such an important imprint on the history of French aviation during the 20th century.
Square of Victims of Gestapo
The Square of Victims of Gestapo is located 18, rue Jeanne d'Arc, the location of the headquarters of the Gestapo that was installed in a house requisitioned by the Germans during the Occupation.
Saint-Hilaire-le-Grand Russian Cemetery
This small cemetery is the place where the Russian graves of the soldiers killed on the battlefields of the Champagne where gathered. A chapel is dedicated to the 4 000 Russian soldiers killed in France.
American Memorial Bridge of Fismes
Pennsylvania 28th Division Memorial Bridge commemorates the memory of the American soldiers who liberated the city of Fismes in September 1918 and August 1945.
Hand of Massiges
This natural height the natural form of which looks like a left hand is located at the extreme East of the front of Champagne. An impressive network of trenches there was restored in its original state.
Sillery-Bellevue French Cemetery
The Mausoleum, collective work of the Union rémoise des Arts décoratifs, was built in memory of the dead without burial of the battles of Champagne.
Fort de La Pompelle Museum
This fort was built in 1880 to defend Reims. The museum houses collections of military uniforms, weapons, canons and hats (among which the Friese collection of the Imperial German army).
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12 rue Franklin Roosevelt
20 rue Foch
Mairie de Sommepy-Tahure
Place de la Mairie
18 rue Jeanne d'Arc
Rue Hildevert Lefèvre
Route de Châlons
8 km de Reims
D 944 - Direction Châlons-en-Champagne