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Maison du Souvenir - Memory House - CRT Centre Val de Loire - EN
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Maison du Souvenir – Memory House

Maison du Souvenir – Memory House à MAILLÉ © 3

Memory House - On 25th August 1944, while Paris celebrated its liberation, 124 inhabitants of the village were tracked down and massacred by German troops. It's an innovative place of remembrance where culture and education mingle. Temporary exhibitions.

Opening times

From 20/05/2021 to 30/11/2021

Opening days :

  • monday from 10h30 to 14h00 from 13h00 to 18h00
  • tuesday from 10h30 to 14h00 from 13h00 to 18h00
  • wednesday from 10h30 to 14h00 from 13h00 to 18h00
  • thursday from 10h30 to 14h00 from 13h00 to 18h00
  • friday from 10h30 to 14h00 from 13h00 to 18h00
  • saturday from 10h30 to 14h00 from 13h00 to 18h00
  • sunday from 14h00 to 18h00

Certification labels

  • Qualité Tourisme
  • Accueil vélo
  • Accueil Vélo site de visite et de loisirs
  • Hearing handicap
  • Mental handicap
  • Motor handicap
  • Visual handicap
  • Private museum
  • Unclassified

Prices & Payment methods

  • Full adult price : 6,40€
  • Discount rate : 3,20€
  • Other rates : 1,90€
  • Group rate : 5,40€

Payment methods

  • Carte bleue
  • Postal or bank cheques
  • Cash
  • Eurocard - Mastercard
  • Money transfer
  • Visa

Description

Description of heritage

  • Descriptif du parc et jardin
    On the 25th of August 1944, whilst Paris was celebrating its liberation, 124 inhabitants of the village were hunted down and massacred by german troops. 'La Maison du Souvenir' is an innovative memorial site where culture and pedagogy come together. Temporary exhibitions on the theme; the fate of civilian populations in times of war.

  • Descriptif du musée
    On the 25th of August 1944, whilst Paris was celebrating its liberation, 124 inhabitants of the village were hunted down and massacred by german troops. 'La Maison du Souvenir' is an innovative memorial site where culture and pedagogy come together. Temporary exhibitions on the theme; the fate of civilian populations in times of war.

  • Descriptif du site et monument historique
    On August 25th 1944, while Paris was celebrating the liberation, 124 inhabitants of the Maillé village were killed by the retreating Nazi troops. Combining culture and education, the Maison du Souvenir invites visitors to go beyond this tragic civilian massacre. With over 250 documents, objects and films, this living memorial also relates the history of the Resistance in Touraine and in France.

Spoken languages

  • French
  • English

Services

  • Interactive terminal
  • Shop

Facilities

  • Picnic area
  • Auditorium
  • Parking
  • Film projection room
  • Fully equipped meeting room
  • Wifi
  • Bus parking

Accessibility

  • On the 25th of August 1944, whilst Paris was celebrating its liberation, 124 inhabitants of the village were hunted down and massacred by german troops. 'La Maison du Souvenir' is an innovative memorial site where culture and pedagogy come together. Temporary exhibitions on the theme; the fate of civilian populations in times of war.
  • Handicap access

Group

Groups accepted

  • Maximum group size: 12
  • Minimum group size: 10

Visit

Languages of the visit :
  • French

Average duration of the group visit: 01h15
Average duration of the individual visit:01h15

Activities

On site

  • Specific theme activities
  • Conferences
  • Temporary exhibitions

Location

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