Carcassonne During World War 2

Carcassonne During World War 2

We will visit buildings, memorials, statues, and places that have a link back to World War 2 and I will share my love of the subject, bringing the history to life by telling you the personal stories about the people involved using many photographs from the archives.
The tour is fun, engaging, well-researched, and insightful, but never dry.
I look forward to journeying back in time with you!
We do not visit La Cité (The medieval castle)
We meet at the restaurant the Brasserie de 4 Temps.


Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Carcassonne, Carcassonne, Aude, Occitanie

GUIDED WALKING TOUR WITH ENGLISH GUIDE.
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
Rationing
The Milice
S.T.O.
The spectrum of resistance
The spectrum of collaboration
The liberation
Post-war purges

National heroes,
local heroes,
and forgotten heroes.



Duration: 2 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"
"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 experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience 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"



Start Time: 09:30 AM
Duration: 2 To 3 Hours
Start location: Brasserie a 4 Temps, 2 Bd Barbès, 11000 Carcassonne, France

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

Included

  • Tour Guide

Not Included

Facilities


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