A journey to our history’s places of memory

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Land of Memory is a remembrance tourism destination located in the Greater Region (the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and parts of France, Belgium and Germany). The destination encompasses major historical sites from both world wars. Touring Land of Memory is an intense and instructive experience that speaks of hardship, courage and peace.

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  • A cross-border destination
  • A vast territory of memory
  • An exceptional natural environment
  • Events all year round

87 memorial sites
to visit

  • 12 Cemeteries
  • 2 Cities
  • 18 Forts
  • 27 Memorials
  • 12 Monuments
  • 37 Museums and exhibitions
  • 11 Trails
  • 5 Trenches
Discover the historical sites

Discover the history

There are many historical topics to explore in the Land of Memory. The destination offers historical itineraries for groups (school, private or association) and for individual visitors and families.

Topics historical

28 topics to explore
during your visit

The tourist itineraries

4 tours to discover
on Land of Memory

Experience Land of Memory

Through the journey of four student filmmakers and their professor who follow in the footsteps of their forefathers in the Land of Memory.

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Drawing inspiration from heroes

Stories of courage and survival. Stories of 20th-century women and men.

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Shot to make an example: traitors or faithful patriots?

Many soldiers were shot to make an example during the First and Second World Wars. These victims sometimes forgotten.

Fort Eben-Emael: a history of toilets

I remember an anecdote that is not very appetizing, but I can't resist the pleasure of telling it to you.

Marcel's chocolate

Marcel's childhood memories... In November 1944, his parents' farm was transformed into a refuge for American soldiers. When the Americans moved on, they left many memories behind.

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The Crumpled Letter

Comic book
Fort de Tancrémont

Deep Fear

Films

New Times

Comic book

Time traveling

Travel back in time to an era that has inspired many writers and screenwriters.

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Currently in Land Of Memory

Find here all the latest information on the Land of Memory destination: the latest tours, exhibitions, interviews with specialists or historians, conferences, etc.

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Visit the Land Of Memory exhibition

A unique exhibition to discover the living conditions and the key events that took place in the cross-border territory of Land of Memory (France - Belgium - Germany - Luxembourg) between 1914 and 1945.

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Share your story

Do you have information about events experienced by your family during the world wars? By sharing your story, you will enrich our “Drawing inspiration from heroes” section.

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