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Memorial Museum and French Cemetery in Kapelle

'we preserve their stories'

The museum is open every Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm
and/or by appointment.
For more information on your visit to the museum,
see >> Visitors information

Since 2021 Memorial 40-45 Kapelle has been telling quite a remarkable history about the French in particular how they influenced this period with their armed forces. They also tell the story of the inhabitants of Kapelle during the occupation. This is all to be seen in our Museum on the Goessestraatweg.

After 10 years our collection of objects and documents has expanded so much that we are limited to receive schools or large groups. Because of that we want to move our museum next to the only French War Cemetery in the Netherlands, that is situated in Kapelle. There is no better place to tell the stories hidden behind these graves.

We need your support in order to do this! Will you help us so we can keep on telling this history? If you are interested in supporting the museum, please consider making a donation,  becoming a Friend or sponsorship.

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Our sponsors

Opgehaalde financiën voor het nieuwe museum

We willen ons museum verplaatsen, vergroten en vernieuwen. Dit kost veel geld. U kunt ons helpen, ga naar onze sponsorpagina en koop een rantsoen!

Help ons met de nieuwbouw 12%

Location and contact

Interested parties can visit the collection during opening hours.

Memorial 40-45 Kapelle
Goessestraatweg 6
4421PJ Kapelle

Tel: 06-10028568

Do you have any questions, comments or would you like to know more about a particular subject? Mail or call us! We will contact you as soon as possible.