German Occupation Museum, Forest

4.6
#1 of 10 in Museums in Guernsey
German Occupation Museum recounts the personal stories of the British under Nazi control. Newspaper clippings and personal, firsthand accounts fill the museum. See Occupation Street, bursting with memorabilia from England in the early 1940s.Take a look at the collection of old artillery the Nazis brought to the isle but never actually used. Ask the host for some fresh coffee and homemade cake. Get there early to visit the entire museum, and bring your coat during the colder months. Before you head to Forest, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Forest trip planning website, to make sure you see all that Forest has to offer, including German Occupation Museum.
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  • Fascinating insight into life on the island during the occupation. Well presented displays and i would recommend at least 90 minutes to see it all. This museum is about a a 10 minute walk from the...  more »
  • A lovely place to learn about the past. Not only about the german uniform and armies but the civilians of guernsey. how people lived and were treated during the time. The tea shop is set out in 1950s....  more »
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  • What a wonderful museum. Worth every penny. So much stuff to see and was so interesting. Very much recommend for anyone visiting the island.
  • Really enjoyed this museum, in my opinion the best of the 'war' related museums in the island. Very interesting exhibits well displayed without going OTT on being interactive. Very basic tea room. We spent about 2 hours looking round, good value at £6.
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