Carcassonne During World War 2

Carcassonne During World War 2

Repression and Resistance.
The tour is led by an English guide who has lived in Carcassonne since 2005.
The guide is passionate about Carcassonne During World War 2.
Visit buildings, memorials, statues and places that have a link back to World War 2.
The tour is brought to life by the guides extensive knowledge and 50 black and white photos from the archives.
Meet between the Brasserie de 4 Temps restaurant and the fountain at the end of the pedestrianised street (rue Cortejaire) near the Portail des Jacobins (Jacobins Gate.)

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Carcassonne, Carcassonne, Aude, Occitanie

Repression and Resistance.
Walk the streets of Carcassonne between places that have a strong link with World War 2 and journey back in time to discover what life was like in the town between 1939 and 1945.

The journey is brought alive by the guide’s detailed knowledge and b&w photos from the time.

The fall of France
The occupied and non occupied zone
The invasion of the Free Zone
The Milice
The spectrum of resistance
The spectrum of collaboration
The liberation
Post war purges

National heroes,
local heroes,
and forgotten heroes.

2h 30 mins. 3 miles/4.5 km
20 euros per person.

Duration: 3 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"

Duration: 2 To 3 Hours
Start location: Place de Général de Gaulle, Pl. du Général de Gaulle, 11000 Carcassonne, France

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Tour Guide

Not Included


This website uses cookies to obtain statistical data on the navigation of its users. If you continue browsing we consider that you accept its use. More information in privacy policies