How to get there
From Lille via the A25 motorway:
> In the direction Lille to Dunkerque, exit 7 (La Bassée / Béthune / Haubourdin / Santes), take the N41, exit M207 (Haubourdin) and follow Fromelles.
From Dunkerque by the A25 motorway:
> In the direction Dunkerque to Lille, exit 8 (Armentières), take the M222 and follow Bois-Grenier then Fromelles.
From Béthune, Arras or Lens by the A26 or the A21 motorway:
> On the N41, exit M222 (Herlies) then follow Fromelles. Follow "FROMELLES (PHEASANT WOOD) MILITARY CEMETERY" signs.
By public transportation:
> métro ligne 1, station CHU Eurasanté + Bus 25R (by reservation) direction Wardhust (Aubers) and get off at Mairie stop (Fromelles)
> métro ligne 2, station St Philibert + Bus 62 direction gare La Bassée and get off at Mairie stop (Fromelles).
> métro ligne 2, station St Philibert + Bus 62R (by reservation) direction Centre (Illies) and get off at Mairie stop (Fromelles)
There is free parking in front of the museum. The area is big enough to accommodate coaches.
Distance from main towns/cities
Lille: 20 km
Ieper: 35 km
Arras: 40 km
Calais: 102 km
Paris: 229 km
In order to preserve the objects on display, flash photography is not permitted.
Eating and drinking is not permitted in the permanent exhibition area.
The museum is not recommended for children under 8 years old, as some children may find some of the images disturbing.
There are baby-changing facilities in the men’s and women’s toilets.
Pets are not allowed in the museum, except for guide dogs.
A space with coffee machine, drink and snacks distributor are available in the museum hall.
Information for disabled visitors
The Museum of the Battle of Fromelles is fully accessible to disabled visitors and people with reduced mobility. Resources for the deaf or hearing impaired are available on request at reception.
For further information, please contact us here.