We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Plugstreet 14-18 Experience

Open Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
52
All photos (52)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Rue de Messines 156, Ploegsteert, Comines-Warneton 7782, Belgium
Website
+32 56 48 40 00
Call
Reviews (173)
Filter reviews
74 results
Traveller rating
53
18
2
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
53
18
2
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews well worth a visit local area interactive screens christmas truce great museum minute film helpful staff small museum interactive map last week individual soldiers high tech modern technology on duty interesting exhibits interactive experience front line
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 74 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having experienced exploring the area, the battlefields and war graves, we decided to visit the Plugstreet experience. As we entered we wondered how a single room could keep us captivated. 4 hours later we emerged into the bright light of the afternoon completely in awe...More

Thank Nicola H
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nicola H, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum gives a fascinating insight into the Messines Ridge area during the First World War inuclding what it was like for those living in the local villages who found themselves invaded. The museum contains many interactive displays and is very informative and being next...More

Thank Eurotravel01
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Eurotravel, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for our staff...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well presented museum giving detailed information on what occurred in this area during WW1. Good video and picture shows. Also detailing plight of local people during this time. Only €5 admission. Well worth visiting.More

Thank May04sam2015
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear May04sam2015, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for our staff...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were advised to visit the Museum on the recommendation of someone we met at our B and B in Ypres. We were met by a very helpful and knowledgable guide who showed us how to get the most from the displays and exhibits. We...More

Thank BogratNorthYorkshire
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear BogratNorthYorkshire, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We also noted that you enjoyed your ride to the Christmas Truce place. We thank you for all this positive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very welcoming staff who showed us around the exhibition to ensure we understood the flow of the space and how to use the interactive displays. One of the best summary videos as you enter on why WWI commenced and the development of all the theatres...More

Thank Suren D
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Suren D , We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Worth going here first if you don’t fully know the reasons for WW1. The initial 20 minute video explains it exceptionally well. Staff were very friendly and knowledgable. There is also a lovely cafe almost opposite.More

Thank Tina C
Plugstreet7782, Manager at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Tina C, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for our...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018

We visited this last week and are so glad we did. It didn't seem to be particularly well known as we were the only ones there, which suited me as it allowed unhindered access to all the presentations. The staff were friendly and explained how...More

Thank Geoff S
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Geoff S, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for our...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

From the walk into the museum site to the explanation video and fully interactive displays this is a visit worth doing. We walked along to the remembrance memorial and also drove 2 minutes up the road to the Christmas truce football site upon the recommendation...More

Thank Peter M
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Peter M, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for our...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018

I very rarely give 5-stars but this exhibit is exceptional! Fantastic interactive screens and map boards give you an almost endless choice of material to look at. Only had an hour before closing which was nowhere near enough. The girl on duty was incredibly helpful...More

Thank Paul M
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Dear Paul M, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for our...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Museum is quiet and allows you to take your time looking/reading what is there. Fabulous walking map available, with different distances depending on your preference. Starts with a video, in English for us, we were the only visitors when we arrived (staff were welcoming and...More

Thank aliol
Plugstreet7782, Gérant at Plugstreet 14-18 Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Aliol, We thank you most sincerely for having visited the interpretation centre "Plugstreet 14-18 experience" and for taking the time to share your comments. We thank you for all this positive feedback concerning your visit. Your satisfaction is the best reward for our staff...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Hostellerie Kemmelberg
490 reviews
6.65 km away
Hotel Reverie
13 reviews
10.00 km away
Main Street Boutique Hotel
483 reviews
12.22 km away
Ambrosia Hotel
571 reviews
12.51 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
L'essentiel
13 reviews
1.53 km away
La Howarderie
61 reviews
4.22 km away
't Groen Blad
23 reviews
4.41 km away
Au Commerce
24 reviews
4.59 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 nearby attractions
Parc du chateau de Nieppe
10 reviews
4.63 km away
Les Pres du Hem
131 reviews
4.66 km away
The Western Front
167 reviews
4.75 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Plugstreet 14-18 Experience staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines