ONE MUSEUM, 3 CONFLICTS
Three timesThe Ardennes became a battleground for the French and German armies, which were joined by soldiers from the German army.
of other nationalities, witnessing the globalisation of conflicts.
Three timesIn the course of the war, the people suffered invasion, occupation, liberation and then reconstruction, following the devastation of the war.
Three timesThe territory was covered with cemeteries and memorials, whose presence still perpetuates the memory of these events.
The War and Peace Museum in the Ardennes is to present the history of the Ardennes during the three world wars. 1870-1871, 1914-1918 and 1939-1945. It is very original in that it is devoted to three major conflicts, whereas museums dealing with the history of contemporary wars generally only deal with one conflict.