From Monday 14 March, the presentation of the vaccination or health pass is no longer required at the entrance of the museum. Wearing a mask is no longer mandatory, everyone is free to wear it or not.
Hydroalcoholic gel is available at various points in the museum.
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:
Fromelles Mairie stop
> line 62 (without reservation) direction La Bassée Gare
> Line 62R (with reservation) direction La Bassée Gare
> Line 25R (with reservation) direction Aubers Wardhust
> line 236 (without reservation) direction La Bassée Gare
> line 74R (on reservation) direction La Bassée Gare
From La Bassée:
> line 62 (without reservation) direction Lomme St Philibert
> line 236 (without reservation) direction Armentières Hôtel de Ville
> line 62R (on reservation) direction Lomme St Philibert
> line 74R (on reservation) direction Armentières Hôtel de Ville
Everything you need to know about booking transport: https://www.ilevia.fr/cms/institutionnel/transport-sur-reservation/#comment-reserver
Information on the ilevia website: https://www.ilevia.fr/en/
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.
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.