In the heart of Belleau village, the Remembrance Museum perpetuates the American and French soldiers involved in terrific fights where so many of
them were killed.
Entering the museum, a permanent exhibition presents the American Military Cemetery, its chapel erected on the site of a trench, Belleau wood called the wood of the Marine Brigade. A second room is used for temporary exhibitions with subjects related to world war one.
Place du Général Pershing • 02400 Belleau
Tel : +33(0)3 23 82 03 63 (Museum)
Tel : +33(0)3 23 83 51 14 (Tourism Board of Château-Thierry)
from May 8th to September 30th :
Monday, Thurday, Friday and Saturday (10 am to 12.30 am / 2.00 pm to 5.30 pm),
Sunday : 2.00pm to 6.00 pm
Public holidays : 2.30 pm to 6.00 pm
From October 1st to November 11th :
Friday, Saturday 10.00 am to 12.30 pm / 2.00 pm to 5.30 pm
Monday, Sunday, Public holidays : 2.00 pm to 5.30 pm
If you want more information you may contact the Tourism Board "Les Portes de la Champagne" situated at Château-Thierry : 0033 126.96.36.199.14 or by email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Museum : 03 23 82 03 63 (from May 8th until November 11th)