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Place General de Gaulle

Place General de Gaulle, Le Havre, France
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We had docked here and it's a short ride to the city centre. There are a few memorials and statues... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Linda M
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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 4 weeks ago
rachael1107
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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  • Poor5%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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.

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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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
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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

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Le Havre is generally very quiet on Sunday however enjoyed a brief walk around the town. Architecture in the main very plain

Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

The enormous monument is covered in names of civilians who died in WW2 as the city was obliterated in bombing. Well worth a visit. I was a bit annoyed by a couple young guys who didn't seem to respect the solemnity of the place.

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