Flanders commemorates the First World War

Temporary Exhibition ‘1917, Total War in Flanders – Passchendaele, landscape at war’

Temporary Exhibition ‘1917, Total War in Flanders – Passchendaele, landscape at war’

The exhibition focuses on the crucial role of the devastated landscape during the Battle of Passchendaele in 1917. Both armies were forced to adapt their tactics, attack methods and logistics. The impact on the servicemen, both physically and emotionally, was also enormous. Read more

On the occasion of this unique exhibition, the Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 publishes the book ‘Passchendaele 1917 – Landscape at war’. This publication sheds a new light on the battlefield of Ypres with numerous testimonies and images of the landscape before, during and after the war. As of May 2017 the book will be on sale at the museum shop and several bookshops.Entrance is free for holders of a ticket for the MMP1917. Only visiting the temporary exhibition: €2 p.p.

Villa Zonnedaele
Berten Pilstraat 5c
8980 Zonnebeke
from 03/06/17 to 15/11/17 open every day from 10:30 to 17:30
www.passchendaele2017.org

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