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Very interesting experience

This is a fort from the Magiot line. It is asstionising that this was built by hand. We did a self... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Amplegirl
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Rochester, United Kingdom
Fort of Second World war

A historical monument and an impressive engineering structure. The scale and level of technical... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Zuevy
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Moscow
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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249 D, 67250 Hunspach, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fort of Schoenenbourg was the most heavily bombarded fort on the Maginot line. Germans dropped 160 tons of bombs on the fort, but despite the bombardment, the fort maintained it's defence capability. An interesting place to visit but wear the warm jacket.

Thank 1trekky
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This is a fort from the Magiot line. It is asstionising that this was built by hand. We did a self guided tour as all the panels were in English as well as French and German. There is a long tunnel which connects two parts...More

Thank Amplegirl
Reviewed 17 July 2018

By sheer chance a saw little sign at the side of the road 'Maginot Line'. If I had missed this I would not have been the wiser, but was glad I followed this trail as one the the best fortifications was there preserved for the...More

Thank salsa13
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A historical monument and an impressive engineering structure. The scale and level of technical thought is striking. An underground tour of almost three kilometers leaves an unforgettable impression. During the war, the Fort was unnecessary, but today it serves as a strong reminder of the...More

Thank Zuevy
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the fort in mid march and it was worth the trip. We had a guided tour (about 2 hours) and the tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and answered all of our questions. Make sure you wear good shoes and a jacket because it's...More

Thank Kennedy S
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this fort privately on a guided tour. Actually, the fort was closed but they opened it for us for a reasonable fee. It was very interesting to see the fortifications and detailed plans for surviving a German attack. The very size of the...More

Thank Juana S
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I was traveling with my two college-aged children, and my son, the WWII history buff specifically requested to see something related to the Maginot Line. To be honest, I had no idea really what the Maginot Line consisted of, but a Trip Advisor search later,...More

Thank worleybird98
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This was a highlight of our trip, no doubt. The history of the Maginot Line is very interesting and to see one of the major forts with this much access is a real treat. Prepare to walk a lot, once you get down inside the...More

Thank DragonChowhound
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We arrived around 12pm to secure a tour but the office did not open until 1pm (winter hours). Bought our tickets and had one of the most amazing tours of military history ever, and in English! My wife was so amazed at this facility, she...More

Thank DanandCollette
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great experience! Huge underground city for 600 soldiers with power plant, train, war rooms and smart engineering solutions. Plan at least 2 hours here to walk through 3,5 km of tunnels and combat blocks. Good idea would be to read about the whole Maginot line...More

Thank Roman S
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