Musée des Blindés

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This museum is home to 700 military vehicles (tanks, armoured cars and artillery pieces), 200 of which are operatonal, from 17 different countries. The museum traces the history of armoured vehicles from 1917 to today. Among the best examples are a Saint-Chamond, a Schneider and a Renault FT 17. Allied tanks from D Day, UN peacekeeping vehicles and Russian tanks. Fine collection of models.

Useful information

Address:

1043 route de Fontevraud, 49400 Saumur

Phone:

+33 2 41 83 69 95

Price:

8.50 € (-16 years old 5.50 €)

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 9.30am-6.30pm; Easter school hols, May-Jun, Sep and Autumn school hols: 10am-6pm; rest of year: 10am-5pm, weekends and Bank Hols 11am-6pm - closed 1 Jan, 25 Dec

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