The majestic Canadian National Memorial commemorates the successful offensive of 9 April 1917 when the Canadians took Vimy Ridge.
The majestic Canadian national memorial is located at the heart of a park where trenches and tunnels have been restored.
The park commemorates the successful offensive of 9 April 1917 when the Canadians took Vimy Ridge.
Also well worth your while are a visit to the interpretation centre and a guided tour of the underground tunnels.The scars of the conflict can still be seen on the battlefield (trenches, shell craters…)
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Memorial park in Vimy
Tel. : +33 (03) 21 50 68 68
Fax : +33 (03) 21 58 58 34
E-mail : Vimy.Memorial@vac-acc.gc.ca