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Well-kept memorial and garden

Learnt a lot more about Canadian heroes and Dieppe' gratitude to them. Easy access from seafront... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Romangela
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Romans-sur-Isère, France
A Surprise

This garden was a pleasant surprise. Placed in the shadow of the chateau, it honours Canadian... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Daleb0422
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Ajax, Canada
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Place Camille Saint Saens, 76200, Dieppe, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Learnt a lot more about Canadian heroes and Dieppe' gratitude to them. Easy access from seafront and new swimming pool area as well as older area of cit and castle.

Thank Romangela
Reviewed 20 May 2018

This garden was a pleasant surprise. Placed in the shadow of the chateau, it honours Canadian soldiers who partook both in Operation Jubilee, the disastrous raid in 1942, and the liberation of Dieppe in 1944.

Thank Daleb0422
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This museum is not for the faint hearted and is not that big. Staff are very motivated. Recommended at the end of stay in Dieppe as it makes the attack more real. The highlight for me was French newspaper report of attack

Thank angelface1959
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The people that run this memorial museum give and present an excellent story of the disastrous raid on Dieppe. The give a good speech of how the raid brought hope to the area that liberation would come. The story is present with a wide array...More

Thank Jerome P
Reviewed 11 October 2017

For a Canadian visiting Dieppe, this is an essential stopping point. It is well designed to evoke tears.

1  Thank Terry L
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A great tribute to those who lost their lives for me and my generation. My visit was a part of mission I had been planning over 3 years. This was one location on our tour. Thank you for your sacrifice.

1  Thank John K
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This small museum commemorates the unsuccessful raid by Canadian troops in August, 1942. Its most interesting feature is the video loop made up of interviews with survivors coupled with scenes for German records. The tragedy and futility of war could not be shown more effectively..

1  Thank Jack S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Sadly, far too few Canadians are aware of the 1942 Dieppe Raid and the significant toll it took on the Canadian Army. More than 5,000 Canadians took part in what was supposed to be a relatively straightforward raid of the Dieppe area to destroy key...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I am Canadian and proud of it, sad the the French make no effort for us English speaking ones to feel welcome.

1  Thank Wenny001
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Nice to see that our debt to the Canadians is acknowledged and the memorial so well kept. Easy to find as it's just off the beach and below the castle.

2  Thank roger98
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