The "Pocket of Mons" - 1944

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3 hours
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Why take this tour?

In September 1944, the city of Mons is the first Belgian city to be liberated by the Allies. American troops will put 30,000 German soldiers out of harm's way, at what the BBC called "La Poche de Mons". This exclusive private course will make you discover the Mons Memorial Museum and the historic center of the city of Mons. One of your ancestors lived the war in Mons? We organize a totally personalized course.

What’s included?

  • A small tasting of regional products is planned during each visit.

  • Entrance to the museum included in the price.

  • Entry/Admission - Mons Memorial Museum

  • Entry/Admission - Grand Place

  • Entry/Admission - Belfry of Mons

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 3h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Cancellation Policy

    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Operated by:

Origines - visites mémorielles

About operator:

Origins, your memorial travel agency in Belgium, makes you discover different places of memories near your home or at the other end of the world. Immerse yourself in history with a professional guide or with a roadbook created especially for you.

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