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Category - Museums

March 29, 2016

5 Museums You Must Visit! – The Battle of the Bulge

For someone who doesn’t know a lot about the Battle of the Bulge, going to Belgium or Luxembourg might be a total disaster for you. Where do you go to...

December 23, 2014

Bastogne 70th Anniversary – NUTS Weekend

From Friday December 12th till Sunday December 14th the Bastogne 70th Anniversary took place! Because I had university on Friday we left very early on Saturday. In Bastogne I would...

September 3, 2014

Eyewitness Museum Beek

August Segel That’s the name of the German Fallschirmjäger you’re following at the Eyewitness Museum in Beek. He was a soldier in the 1st Fallschirmjäger Regiment, that later transfered into the Hermann Göring...

August 30, 2014

The incredible story of a British WW2 Helmet

Betuws War Museum – The Island ’44-’45 If I would need three words to describe this museum I’d say: Quality Above Quantity. Before I rang the bell I wasn’t sure...

August 26, 2014

Bastogne Ardennes 44 Museum

Did I just visit the battlefields? It was the first question I had after visiting the Bastogne Ardennes 44 Museum. Bastogne counts three museums at the moment and this was...

August 2, 2014

Battle of the Ardennes Museum – La Roche

On the last day of our holiday in Luxembourg we made a visit to the Musée de la Bataille des Ardennes in La Roche, Belgium. La Roche was bombed during the...

July 28, 2014

Diekirch National Museum of Military History

This museum has one of the biggest collection out there when it comes to World War 2 collectibles. From vehicles to personal gear to rations, this museum has it all!...

July 21, 2014

Patton Memorial Museum Ettelbruck

“The most relics I’ve ever seen in a single museum” That’s what me and my dad said after visiting the Patton Memorial Museum in Ettelbruck, Luxembourg. During the Battle of...

June 25, 2014

A look at the Airborne Museum Sainte-Mère-Église

During my trip in Normandy I took a visit to the Airborne Museum in Sainte-Mère-Église. Without any doubt this was an amazing experience for me. I had never seen a real C47...

May 29, 2014

The New Bastogne War Museum!

On March 27th 2014 the new Bastogne War Museum opened it’s doors. I was lucky to visit it a few weeks after the opening. All I can say is that...