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"Maginot casemate near Lembach" Top 5 Page for this destination Alsace Things to Do Tip by elgin99

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by elgin99

Maginot casemates are under earth defence system along the whole France border to Germany.

Since more than half a century the bunkers of the Maginot casemates shapes the scenery of northern Alsace.
"Four à Chaux" and the second small one ("Werk") near Lembach were built between 1930 and 1935 and were intended to secure the German French border.
After bombed in June, 1940 massively. From 1940 to 1944 the Lembach line is taken by the armed forces. Since 1983 both are public.

May, 1th - June, 30th 10 am,2 pm, 3 pm, 4pm
Juli - September, 30th:10 am, 11 am, 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm, 5 pm
Oktober - November, 15th and on November, 3th: 10 am, 2 pm, 3 pm

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  • Updated Jan 18, 2005
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