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Musee des Blindes

1043 route de Fontevraud, 49400, Saumur, France
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Impressive, but could be Improved

I spent several hours at the tank museum with my husband, who is very interested in military... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Impressive Museum

I was there a few hours and only made it through maybe 30% of the museum! The staff there also... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Average4%
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“tank museum” (34 reviews)
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1043 route de Fontevraud, 49400, Saumur, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I spent several hours at the tank museum with my husband, who is very interested in military history. We were both very impressed with the number of tanks and other armoured vehicles on display. It made you wonder how they had managed to obtain so...More

Thank CindyAnn37
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was there a few hours and only made it through maybe 30% of the museum! The staff there also gave a great restaurant recommendation by the Saumur Chateaux.

Thank DeKorom
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are vaguely interested in tanks then this is the place to go. Lots of exhibits ranging from WW1 to modern. Slightly irritating that numerous displays had no English translation and no mention whats so ever to the very first tank the British Mark...More

Thank dr7575
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots to see in this museum... never seen a real tank before. As you go from room to room they just get bigger. This is a great mixture of the history of the world wars and the tanks involved, then it bring you up till...More

Thank Dru-gla
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as big as Bovington but more working tanks, and a slice of the original Berlin Wall, it was raining so glad to be inside with our one year old and her four year old brother (who live at Bovington), they loved it, so much...More

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great way to spend a rainy summers day ! So much to see and read about , Tanks from all over the world as well as models and history of the battles they were involved in . Some really unique exhibits to be seen...More

Thank stephen w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great place for tank fans - it has a great selection here covering the entire timeline. It is a little far out (esp. if on foot) and there is little here in the way of a cafeteria or similar for those who...More

Thank Enfant_teribl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is based in an old paint factory and displays a world class display of tanks. They range from World War One to current day. The most interesting sections were WW1, WW2 German (extensive) and the smaller French and Italian sections. It is let...More

Thank Working_Mum_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you feel a tinkle when talking about Tiger I and II, and char-B and Stridsvagn S ... this is the place to go. If not .. you perhaps consider a second time. One of Europes largest collections of armoured veichle presented with little ceremony...More

Thank janhj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit to the tank museum and it didn't disappoint. Excellent collection of tanks and an interesting DDay display. They have added more tanks for kids to play on and in, which helped.

Thank ppj22
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Mike A
23 January 2017|
Response from SuperAccies | Reviewed this property |
No that is not possible
Terri M
21 January 2017|
Response from Mike A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I visited the tank museum in Saumer last week and travelled via train from Paris (albeit Charles De Gaulle airport.) I got the TGV from the airport to Angers but the Tours route you mention is similar but brings you into... More
Dennis N
19 January 2017|
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Response from Kenromp | Reviewed this property |
Moday till Friday from 10:00-17:00. Admission in 2017 is 8,50 euro's. Visit the cavalry museum nearby and the parade ground.

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