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French War Memorial

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Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry 605001, India
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A monument

As I personally don't like historical places & not very much into the history of any place, my... read more

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Manish4545
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Ulhasnagar, India
Good wind and view - specially during off vehicle timing

Whenever I am in Pody - I always visit this place for a good walk during off vehicle period... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average41%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed today

As I personally don't like historical places & not very much into the history of any place, my ratings are low for this place. I think many people visit these places just for snaps

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Whenever I am in Pody - I always visit this place for a good walk during off vehicle period - lovely wind and sea waves makes the place more beautiful. As such no other thing to see - but on the same road you will...More

Thank praveenaerospace
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Reviewed 6 days ago

French War Memorial is a place located at Pondichery where soldiers who gave their lives for their country in the First World War.The place is well maintained and worth visiting. Everyone should visit this place to pay respect to the soldiers.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its not open to public at present (or at the time I visited). Still you can see the place from outside the gate and its well maintained and peaceful

Thank z1n2
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A neat and well maintained memorial which is well worth a visit. Its location next to the promenade makes it convenient to visit.

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

its a nice site to visit,,although we are not allowed to enter this place, but it looked beautiful from outside..

Thank ankurkandoi
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

War memorial dedicated to residents of French India who died for the country during the First World War. It is on Goubert Avenue in Puducherry, located opposite to the Gandhi statue.

Thank Veena K
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This is located in the seaside promenade and illuminated in the evening. The place looks vibrant then.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Statue in middle of rock beach walking lane. almost opposite to gandhi statue. one can take few pictures here. it's not a separate view point. covered under rock beach itself.

Thank Sunny M
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

This memorial is straight in front of the ocean. It is very clean and great from architectural POV. This has its own immense beauty to offer to viewers.

Thank Mukul C
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Swetha H
20 June 2018|
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Response from AjLud | Reviewed this property |
The memorial is open to public all days of the week, all day long. The public is not permitted to walk up to the memorial, or step onto the garden.
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29 October 2015|
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Response from Rashmi_Bhat_88 | Reviewed this property |
I have visited the White Town in Pondicherry. To begin with, choose a good stay- there are tonnes of options to choose from, this will make your stay pleasant to some extent. Places to visit - If you stay in White Town... More
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