V1 Site at Val Ygot, Ardouval

4.7
#14 of 56 in Museums in Seine-Maritime
Specialty Museum · Museum
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  • It’s Free. A Nice forest area . Good for a walk around. V1 launch site from world war 2. Interesting .  more »
  • This is the only preserved V1 launch pad in France. 117 were in Normandy alone. They offer guided tours during summer. But just walking that amazing forest is impressive. The bombshell craters are...  more »
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  • West of the location is a former V-1 launching location. It was incapacitated by bombing before it was operational. Many of the concrete buildings remain, and there is a reconstructed launch ramp with a V-1 mock-up mounted on it. The launch ramp is about 13 meters short of original length. The place is in a nice forest and has good descriptive signs in French, English and German. I give 3 stars only due to its limited interest.
  • Amazing side. Just walk in for free and have a look of this historical side. The whole area kept in mint condition. Big thanks for whoever look after it.

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