Memorial

A place dedicated to the history of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon and the surrounding villages during the World War II. The memorial presents the history of the Righteous. Located in the centre of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon, it is for anyone who wants to learn more about this exceptional past. A unique Place dedicated to the History of the Righteous and the non-violent resistance during World War II.

Description

The Memorial invites you to discover the history of the Vivarais-Lignon Plateau and to understand the commitment of its habitants in a civil, spiritual and armed Resistance during the World War II. Hundreds of refugees have been hosted by the population. The Memorial offers a permanent exhibition with an interactive approach like films, animated movies, multimedia tools and a testimony room. The equipment allows a large rank of visitors, including children, to have access to a pedagogical service.
Open all year long, guided tours on reservation for groups and school children.

Multiledia

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Themes

  • History
  • Military
  • Arts and culture
  • Local history

Prices

Full price: 5 €
Reduced price: 3 €
Teenager: 3 €
Student: 3 €
Job seeker: 3 €
Disabled: 3 €
Group adults: 3.50 €
Group children (10-18 years): 2 €.

Free entry for children < 10 years, the drivers.
Group rate available for > 10 people.

Opening

From 01/03 to 30/04 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed Monday, Tuesday and Sunday.

From 01/05 to 30/09
Opening hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 12.30 pm and between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed on Monday.

From 01/10 to 30/11 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed Monday, Tuesday and Sunday.