German Occupation Museum, Forest

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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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  • A fascinating collection of memorabilia which transports you back to what must have been a difficult time in the history of Guernsey. The history of the German occupation is told in a sensitive and in...  more »
  • This is a real gem of past artefacts and memorabilia of the German invasion. Very sad reminder, but we’ll done to the one man who has so thoughtfully displayed this history, it’s so sad that the State...  more »
  • 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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