©Office de Tourisme de Niederbronn-les-Bains
©Office de Tourisme de Niederbronn-les-Bains
©Office de Tourisme de Niederbronn-les-Bains

German-war cemetery 1939/1945 - Exhibition War destinies

The small thermal town of Niederbronn-les-Bains was most of the time spare from the fighting of the Second World War. But towards the end of the war gunshots burst there. The "exhumation" service of the Volksbund started to move the remains to Niederbronn in 1961. In 1966 the cemetery was completed. In may 2009, the Albert Schweitzer centre has unveil the permanent exhibition"War destinies". It present 12 selected particular destinies among the 15,809 victims.

Additional information
  • Altitude : 236m
  • Distance to the nearest station (km) : 1
  • Type of visits proposed : Free visit, Visit with educational sheets/pack, Guided tour for groups, Guided tour for groups with reservation
  • Languages spoken : French, German, English
  • Practical services : Group reception, Bus stop, Open to individual clients
  • Group headcount :
    • Maxi : 50
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