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Airborne Cemetery

Van Limburg Stirumweg, Oosterbeek, The Netherlands
+32 57 20 01 18
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We never forget

Beautiful well-kept cemetery in honour of all the men & women that gave the ultimate sacrifice for... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Stephen K
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Congleton, England, United Kingdom
Makes a strong impression

This well-maintained graveyard inspires one to reflect. The ages on the gravestones are so young... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
niessensan
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Oosterbeek, The Netherlands
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Van Limburg Stirumweg, Oosterbeek, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Beautiful well-kept cemetery in honour of all the men & women that gave the ultimate sacrifice for the rest of us.

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This well-maintained graveyard inspires one to reflect. The ages on the gravestones are so young... It is a historic site related to annual memorial ceremonies and a battle that was fought in the town. Very moving to visit.

Thank niessensan
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

The main place to visit in Arnhem (actually in Osterbeke) is the Airborne Museum. However, the main point surely is to pay respects at the cemetery. It's quite a trick to find it and it's quite a hike from the museum. You really need to...More

Thank Sal P
Reviewed 21 October 2017

A lovely place to visit to pay respects to those that gave their lives in an effort to free a Nation from occupation. Very well kept and a place to see if visiting the area.

Thank WSR2I
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The cemetery sits many blocks off of the Utrechtseweg, the main street in Oosterbeek. When you pass through the gates, the sacrifice of those brave Tommies and Poles who lost their lives in Operation Market-Garden hits you hard. All those grave markers in formation. It's...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

excellent and visited twice in 2 days.There for the actual Memorial when all the children put flowers on the graves

Thank jocelynhooton
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a typically well maintained military cemetery. Ensure you combine your visit with one to the nearby Arnhem museum.

Thank mrsmon2016
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

What can you say about a CWGC cemetery? Row upon row of heroes. On the day we visited a previously unknown soldier received his named headstone, thanks to the efforts of many but in particular a Dutch researcher. Private Loney, is now a named hero....More

Thank Vespasian62
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Its the first war cemetery I have been to and I found it very moving, also so sad. Directions are clear and parking is free.

Thank Joanna H
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The grounds are immaculately kept and very beautiful. They are well organized and very somber. To the right as you walk in is a small structure, it contains the cemetery register and you can look up locations of specific graves.

Thank Charlie N
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aileenlenehan
5 September 2016|
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Response from JOHN04LEEDS | Reviewed this property |
I don't see any reason why not - several graves had small bouquets or posies on them.
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