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Polderhuis Westkapelle Dijk- en Oorlogsmuseum

Zuidstraat 154-156, 4361 AK Westkapelle, The Netherlands
+31 118 570 700
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A interesting small museum in Westkapelle

A small but interesting museum worth visiting while in Westkapelle. It provides a interesting... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Ståle L
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Oslo, Norway
Excellent little museum in Westkapelle

I went to Westkapelle to see the site of the WW2 landings, and finding the museum was an unexpected... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
668anthonyr
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London, United Kingdom
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19 Apr 2017
“A interesting small museum in Westkapelle”
9 Nov 2016
“Excellent little museum in Westkapelle”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Zuidstraat 154-156, 4361 AK Westkapelle, The Netherlands
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+31 118 570 700
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

A small but interesting museum worth visiting while in Westkapelle. It provides a interesting overview of the history of the City and the region, as well as of the Battles taking place during WWII, when the Allies landed on the Westkapelle Beaches in 1944. A...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

I went to Westkapelle to see the site of the WW2 landings, and finding the museum was an unexpected bonus. The museum is small. The upstairs part covers the history of Westkapelle, from founding through to its specialism in dike workers. Downstairs covers the WW2...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Very good and quite unexpected. Informative about the community and liberation. Nice cafe and friendly staff.

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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Visited this small but extraordinary museum today. The quality of the exhibits and the extensive collection of weapons and military kit rivals much larger and well known museums. The figures are based on actual beings and the expressions, clothing and actual human hair make them...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2014

..... is to visit this museum. This is a wonderful little museum with the upper floor devoted to local history in general and the ground floor depicting the impact of WWII on the area. It is also a good starting point for visits to the...More

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