The history of a place is defined by the turmoil it has gone through. This museum in Metz tells the story of Prussia’s victory over France in the siege of 1870. French soldiers fought against a Prussian troop of 150000 soldiers. But they had to surrender due to starvation and the evident loss they were about to face. They were seriously outnumbered. This museum has paintings, sculptures, souvenirs and tons of information. War enthusiasts and patriots will have an exciting time at this place. Children will get to learn a lot. The building is huge and the exhibits, plenty. Highlights include:
- Detailed Information panels.
- The moving narration of the story.
- The apt lighting and atmosphere of the place.
- Uniforms of both the armies, their weapons.
Entrance Ticket Details For Battlefields Of 1870
- Combined with Robert Schuman house, 10 €
How to Reach Battlefields Of 1870
- Bus no.: 103@Gravelotte
- Au Cheval d'Or
- Au Bon Bouillon
- Restaurant Chez Rosa
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5.86% of people who visit Metz include Battlefields Of 1870 in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
82.61% of people start their Battlefields Of 1870 visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
1 Hr 30 Minutes
People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Battlefields Of 1870
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