Tyne Cot Military Cemetery

This British cemetery is the largest in the region. Its 11 856 white tombstones stand on a lawn with flower beds, arranged around the tall "Cross of Sacrifice". The semicircular wall enclosing the cemetery bears the names of almost 35 000 soldiers who were lost after 16 August 1917. This site overlooks and offers a fine view of the area.

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N332

Nearby tourist attractions

Bellewaerde Park
Bellewaerde Park
This park enables visitors to stroll
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Menin Gate
Menin Gate
The walls of the Menin Gate Memorial
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In Flanders Fields Museum
In Flanders Fields Museum
Opened in 1998, this innovatively
2:00
Knight Templars' House
Knight Templars' House
In Rijselsestraat is the fine Knight
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Belle Godshuis Museum
Belle Godshuis Museum
This museum, housed in the Belle Hospice
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Halles aux draps
Halles aux draps
The long rectangular cloth halls,
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Menin Gate
Menin Gate
The walls of the Menin Gate Memorial
0:30
Knight Templars' House
Knight Templars' House
In Rijselsestraat is the fine Knight
0:15
Halles aux draps
Halles aux draps
The long rectangular cloth halls,
0:15
See all