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Atlantic Wall Museum

Nieuwpoortsesteenweg 636, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 70 22 85
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The Atlantic Wall is definitely worth visiting if you are in the area. Good value at 10 Euro. (Incl... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
harrassed1
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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A must see when around at the Belgian coast

Great place to see and feel the history. Carefully renovated and well explained in the nicely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TVCbxl
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Brussels, Belgium
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“atlantic wall” (79 reviews)
“audio guide” (40 reviews)
“world war” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Nieuwpoortsesteenweg 636, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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+32 59 70 22 85
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Atlantic Wall is definitely worth visiting if you are in the area. Good value at 10 Euro. (Incl 1465).Very thought provoking and scary. A good 3 hours to be spent here. Signage is poor though. From the tram stop, take the path through the...More

Thank harrassed1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to see and feel the history. Carefully renovated and well explained in the nicely preserved dunes. Kids also enjoyed the adventure through the tunnels

Thank TVCbxl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of it removed for renovation. Will be even more interesting when finished (subcontract to Germans?)

Thank phil1828
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A history museum of th last mondial war on the Atlantic side in Belgium, with many interesting objects, arms, documents of the armistice etc.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here on The Tuesday after Easter. Firstly I feel it necessary to mention that the signage to get to this attraction in non existent. Our TomTom sat nav took us firstly to the seaward side then to a closed off old entrance on the...More

Thank moreoatcakesplease
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Very well designed and organised. The whole family appreciated the visited. As you stay outside most of the time it is better to avoid visiting it under the rain. It is very windy. Take a good wind breaker, gloves and something to protect your head.

Thank Ciele
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We originally tried to visit late last year but the museum was undergoing renovations so our trip this time was something to look forward too. The Sat-Nav still takes you to the now closed front entrance so at the roundabout instead of turning left immediately...More

Thank Calvin P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

A well preserved and maintained series of coastal bunkers and defences, south west of Oostende at Raversijde. Part of Hitler’s attempt to build 15000 such constructions from northern Norway to South West France, this museum covers the design and development of the bunker and gun...More

1  Thank hampshiredavid2015
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Just to echo most comments on here , thoroughly enjoyable way to pass a few hours.Went as part of a Leger group, as usual can,the fault any of it.

1  Thank richard186
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Great experience to be at such an important place. It is in incredible condition as it did not experience any actual fighting so in great condition. Very happy that I went to visit.

1  Thank James M
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K Geo L
Let me revise my question: Can Any solo traveler to the Atlantic Wall Museum outside of Oostend describe his/her journey from the Brussels Airport? It appears that this Museum is open from 10:30 to 17:30 hours. Every day?? I cannot locate any website for this Museum. I assume that I should travel to Oostend, book a hotel, and then spend the next day at the Museum. Can anyone confirm my 'thinking"? Or, improve on my plan? Mahalo, Geo
30 May 2016|
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Response from Bruno V | Reviewed this property |
Check at : triple w dot raversyde dot be slash en
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K Geo L
1. Best way to reach the Atlantic Wall Museum, from the Brussels Airport? ( train?) 2. Hotel nearest this Museum? Thanks! Mahalo!
30 May 2016|
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Response from KoenBeullens | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can take a train from the airport to Brussels and there you transfer to a train that goes directly to Oostende. (There are some trains directly from the airport to Oostende, but it will take you an hour longer... More
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DorisnMike
Can you get the train
4 April 2015|
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Response from OYJNC | Reviewed this property |
You can take a train until Ostend-station and then the tramway direction De Panne. It stops at the entrance of the museum.
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