Tourist Information

Tourist offices in Amiens and Arras provide information on the area.

Péronne Tourist Office Has excellent English brochures on the battlefields. Situated 100m up the hill from the Historial de la Grande Guerre.

Albert Tourist Office Abundant information on the battlefields. Also rents out bicycles.

WWI Sites Resources

Area tourist offices can supply you with some truly excellent English-language brochures, including Sites of the First World War – the Guide, The Great War Trail in Artois and The Australians in the Somme, as well as a free multilingual map, The Great War Remembered. For online information, visit the following websites:

  • www.remembrancetrails-northernfrance.com
  • www.cwgc.org
  • www.somme-battlefields.com
  • http://anzacportal.dva.gov.au
  • www.greatwar.co.uk