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Exhibitions

Exhibitions
From Friday 1 July 2016 to Thursday 15 September 2016

Fields of Peace (Champs de Paix) is an artistic installation designed and created by landscape artist Béatrice Saurel. It constitutes a vibrant tribute to the men who died during the Battle of the Somme by using the symbology of the poppy for the British and the cornflower for the French.

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Exhibitions
From Tuesday 28 June 2016 to Wednesday 16 November 2016

This exhibition studies the history of the Great War through the eyes and voices of the men who experienced war - from near or from far, on the front lines or in the rear, from the eve of the conflict to its aftermath, or indeed when the experience of war was continued in books and literature.

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Exhibitions
From Saturday 16 July 2016 - 08h30 to Sunday 24 July 2016 - 19h00

The village of Morcourt invites you to see how a field ambulance would have operated during the First World War in a village located near the front.

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Exhibitions
From Sunday 10 July 2016 - 10h00 to Wednesday 13 July 2016 - 17h00

This exhibition pays homage to the soldiers and civilians of Mailly-Maillet and Beaussart. An exhibition of diverse documents concerning the soldiers who are commemorated on the village war memorial and the civilians who lived in the village at the time will be displayed in the village hall.

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Exhibitions
From Friday 24 June 2016 - 14h00 to Friday 18 November 2016 - 17h00

Exhibition of Poppy Country's Chronological History

Since 2014, the the villages of Poppy Country have been studying the history of their villages during WW1.

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Exhibitions
From Wednesday 29 June 2016 - 15h00 to Sunday 3 July 2016 - 11h00

The village of Mailly-Maillet is commemorating the centenary of the Battle of the Somme by portraying life in the village over the historic date of 1st July 1916 when the village saw a great many wounded men pass through, evacuated from the battlefield.

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Exhibitions
From Monday 20 June 2016 to Saturday 16 July 2016

We are holding a photography exhibition during the commemorations of the centenary of the Great War. People who lived during the war will recount some of their stories about their lives at this time.

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Exhibitions
From Saturday 22 April 2017 - 09h00 to Monday 24 April 2017 - 18h00

To commemorate Anzac Day, various professionals of the bread and baking sectors are holding an event themed on ‘Food and bread during the Great War'.

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Exhibitions
From Friday 25 March 2016 to Sunday 10 April 2016

An exhibition about the work of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission is being held in the Doullens Town Hall for the commemorations of the 98th anniversary of when Allied military leaders joined forces under General Foch and the "Sole Command" in 1918.
 

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