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.
Review Highlights
Looking around

We had docked here and it's a short ride to the city centre. There are a few memorials and statues... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Linda M
,
Guildford, United Kingdom
Nice memorial

If you find yourself in Le Havre, this memorial is worth a stop. It doesn’t take much time and... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
rachael1107
,
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
via mobile
Read all 92 reviews
64
All photos (64)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good49%
  • Average30%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“war memorial”(3 reviews)
“bassin”(3 reviews)
“statue”(3 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
10°
Nov
Dec
Jan
Contact
Place General de Gaulle, Le Havre, France
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Le Havre
from US$ 464.70
More Info
from US$ 871.30
More Info
Reviews (92)
Filter reviews
26 results
Traveller rating
4
11
11
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
4
11
11
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews war memorial bassin statue names square commerce aux ww2 architecture port city
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited this spot on a chilly Sunday. An apt tribute to the fallen of the city during the harsh war which left Le Havre devastated. It is close to the Volcano which is also worth a visit. The Sunday markets were enjoyable too. Le...More

Thank VickiL35
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Not being too artistic, it's a sculpture in a square walk past and have a look, make your own mind up...

Thank martoct
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We had docked here and it's a short ride to the city centre. There are a few memorials and statues to see and very nicely kept. There is a park nearby with fountains and more statues near the shops. It's a busy port but it's...More

1  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

If you find yourself in Le Havre, this memorial is worth a stop. It doesn’t take much time and really is in the center of the city. It’s easily accessible and a very nice memorial and dedication.

Thank rachael1107
Reviewed 8 May 2018

This memorial is beside the delightful baissin de commerce which is a nice place to walk around and watch people using little sail boats

Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We visited this place as we were curious about the Unesco label. It was a good place to have a short walk around the water, over the bridge and enjoy the architecture and statues. There is parking available next to the water and also some...More

Thank Nyah82
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It looks like just an open area with not much to do. But when you look around you will find the impressive Aux Morts monument. It proudly honours the soldiers of La Havre who died during the war of 1914-1918, the water jets spraying water...More

Thank faithandhope2live
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The war memorial is quite thought provoking and grandiose. The view on one side is the water bassin with bridge, the other side the Volcan.

Thank Dutch-Mikey
Reviewed 6 June 2017

site to see - Very impressive area - not much to do around it its not far from shopping area and it was looking really nice

Thank אלעד ו
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This was a wonderful memorial to the war dead while we were there the local TV cameras were reporting on something as there were crowds leaving it the statue is amazing

Thank babeUnitedKingdom
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 34 nearby hotels
Oscar Hotel
145 reviews
.04 km away
Le Richelieu
121 reviews
.12 km away
Hotel Suisse
26 reviews
.14 km away
Best Western ARThotel
268 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 408 nearby restaurants
Dai Duong
87 reviews
.14 km away
LA PETITE BRASSERIE
81 reviews
.18 km away
Les Enfants Sages
570 reviews
.12 km away
Chieng Mai
96 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 107 nearby attractions
Bibliotheque Oscar Niemeyer
106 reviews
.14 km away
Appartement Temoin
244 reviews
.28 km away
Eglise St-Joseph
1,147 reviews
.42 km away
Jardins de l'Hotel de Ville
168 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Place General de Gaulle staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines