Fort Saint-Gobain

The Fort Saint-Gobain is a exceptional place to visit if you stay in the area!Entrée Fort saint-Gobain

This build, part of the ligne Maginot, is the Gateway to the past. Opportunity to discover more the underground life of these men during the Second World War.

Come in this museum and walk aroud a gallery of 250m to see differente life place and working place shared by more than 150 soldiers. During this guided tour, you will learn about the day-to-day to life of these person and about technical advancement of these times

Ce bâtiment qui fait partie de la ligne Maginot est une porte ouverte sur le passé. L’occasion d’en découvrir plus sur la vie souterraine que pouvait avoir ces hommes durant la Seconde Guerre Mondiale.

Véritable musée, c’est en déambulant le long d’une galerie de 250m que vous pourrez découvrir les lieux de vie et d’action que se partageaient plus de 150 hommes. Au travers de cette visite guidée, vous en apprendrez plus sur la vie quotidienne de ces soldats ainsi que sur les avancées techniques de l’époque.

NB: wear a jumper becaus even in summer, temperature are low underground.

Galerie Fort Saint-Gobain

When visit this museum-fort:

Open : from 15th June to 15th September 2018

Open every Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Suday from 2pm to 6:30pm and on Wednesday from 9am to 12am and from 2pm to 6:30pm. Closed on Tuesday.

Price : 

  • Adut : €8
  • Free for less than 15 years old

Access

  • less than 10 minutes from the Residence (D215, between Modane and le Bourget)
  • around 50 minutes Walking via la Glaire

More informations : http://www.fortifications-maurienne.com/saintgobain.htm