Romagne-sous-Montfaucon attractions

Top Choice Cemetery in Romagne-sous-Montfaucon

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

The largest US military cemetery in Europe is this WWI ground, where 14,246 soldiers lie buried – a sobering sea of white crosses reaching as far as the eye can see. The cemetery is located 41km northwest of Verdun …
Museum in Romagne-sous-Montfaucon

Romagne ’14 -’18

This heart-rending museum, which, in the words of owner Jean-Paul de Vries, is all about ‘life stories’ and ‘the human being behind the helmet’. Artefacts are shown in the state in which they were found – rust, dirt…
Memorial in Romagne-sous-Montfaucon

Butte de Montfaucon

Commemorating the 1918 Meuse-Argonne Offensive, this 336m-high mound is topped by a 58m-high Doric column crowned by a statue symbolising liberty. Ascend 234 steps to reach the observation platform. The memorial is …