Maginot Line "Fort de Schoenenbourg" entrance ticket

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Maginot Line "Fort de Schoenenbourg" entrance ticket

The Schoenenbourg Fort is the most heavily bombed structure on the Maginot Line. It is a complete and authentic work, fully equipped with all its original elements. It is fully listed as a "Monument Historiques".


  • Individual visit
  • Discovery of all underground infrastructure and facilities
  • 2800 m indoor course, 30 m underground
  • Indoor temperature: 13°C

On the programme

From 14th of May 1940, the fort came under fire from the German artillery, which used a giant 420 mm howitzer that fired 56 shells weighing more than a tonne on the structure. From 20th of June onwards, the German air force bombed the fort seven times, dropping 160 tonnes of bombs on the combat blocks and entrances. The fort took more than 3000 bombs and projectiles of all calibres. 

 

You will discover the whole infrastructure and the underground installations:

  • The barracks with the sanitary facilities
  • The kitchen, the infirmary
  • The electrical production plant 
  • The main tunnel and its secret emergency exit 
  • The command post
  • A combat block with its impressive gun turret
  • Various thematic exhibitions 

Fort equipped with a lift

Indoor temperature: 13°, warm clothing recommended.


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To take with you

Warm clothes are recommended

Spoken language French
Starting from 5
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Activity location

Address

Fort de Schoenenbourg - Ligne Maginot

XW86+JX Hunspach, Frankreich


Parking

Free parking


Activity provider : Fort Schoenenbourg Ligne Maginot

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Joel

Superbe activité, restez comme vous êtes

Commenté le 19/06/2024

Aucune difficulté pour réserver Donc je recommande cette activité à beaucoup de mondes, très intéressant continuer dans vos démarches


MONIQUE

A NE PAS MANQUER

Commenté le 17/06/2024

A voir, A faire. Cette visite faut vraiment le coup et nous retrace réellement ce que nos ainés ont vécu. Les personnes présentes sur le site (guide) ont une grande qualité d'explication, bravo


Pascal

Visite fort de Schoenenbourg

Commenté le 17/06/2024

expérience peu commune dans un lieu historique dans un état remarquable.



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