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Simple but impressive

The best private little museum with remains of the battlefield found in the are of the farm house... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
JohanR992
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Jabbeke, Belgium
Visiting Ypres, do not miss this!

I visited www.pondfarm out of curiosity as my wife's uncle Tom Fletcher Mayson won his Victoria... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
stephenbet
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

The best private little museum with remains of the battlefield found in the are of the farm house and on the fields in the area. There's also a pill box at the farm. Among this collection are even parts of a British tank. Stijn is...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

I visited www.pondfarm out of curiosity as my wife's uncle Tom Fletcher Mayson won his Victoria Cross whilst attacking a bunker on this site. On visiting the web site it pretty soon became apparent that the present occupant of the farm is an absolute fanatic...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

Met by Stijn,a young knowledgeable man,very passionate about his local history. Gave us a relaxed and informative tour of his family farm including the remains of a German bunker and his own personal museum - a varied collection of artefacts found on his land. The...More

1  Thank mandy c
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at Pond Farm celebrating the life of our Great Great Uncle, Frank Kilburn who died a century ago when the King's Liverpool (Irish) attacked Schuler Farm and Schuler Galleries from Pond Farm on 20 Sep 1917. It was amazing being...More

2  Thank Evertonaway
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Stijn and his family are to be commended for providing a wonderful and most interesting tour of the farm. Stijn's mother gave a super tour in excellent English. From the various bombs of several varieties and made by several countries. Stick grenades, mills bombs, anti...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

I visited Pond Farm with my sister on 16th August 2017. We were in the area to remember our great-uncle killed in the Battle of Langemarck 100 years ago to the day. We were welcomed by Stijn who is an avid and enthusiastic collector of...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

My dad and I were over visiting Passchendaele to mark the 100th anniversary of a relatives death in the war and we came across this gem. Its a small museum set right in the middle of the conflict. Its run by a local farmer, Stijn,...More

Thank irreverenthistory
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Visited on the way to St Julien Memorial dedication. Fascinating collection of artefacts retrieved from the farm. Well worth the visit.

Thank OldsterTwo
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Went with a group and was an absolutely fascinating experience. Stijn was kind enough to show us around and give us some very interesting insights. The tank, the main museum room and the bunker were all excellent to see. I am glad there are the...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 28 July 2017

A visit to Pond Farm provides a unique and personal experience of the Battle of Passchendaele which you will not find elsewhere. Stijn, the son of the farmer, willingly gave us an appointment and guided tour of the farm and the museum which he has...More

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Stijn B, Eigenaar at Pondfarm Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you so much! Greetings stijn

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