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Memorial of Compiègne

Practical info

Type of location: Museum

Memorial of Compiègne

2 bis, avenue des Martyrs de la Liberté 60200 Compiègne

03 44 96 37 00

Historical description


The Compiègne Memorial was inaugurated in 2008. Since then, more than 90000 people visited the museum. Between 1941 and 1944, this camp was one of the principal transit points of France. About 45000 were imprisoned in Compiègne: political prisoners, mostly ... Read more