Arras Memorial is located in the Faubourg d'Amiens British Cemetery. The memorial is accessible to the public daily and is open at all hours.
The Arras Memorial is in the Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, which is in the Boulevard du General de Gaulle in the western part of the town of Arras. The cemetery is near the Citadel, approximately 2 kms due west of the railway station. The GPS coordinates for the cemetery are 50.28670, 2.76057
The Arras Memorial will be undergoing major structural work from now until beginning of November and access to the panels may be restricted for periods during this essential work.
Wheelchair access is possible via a gate in the boundary wall at the rear of Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery.
There is an allocated parking area at the memorial and also a large public car park opposite the memorial. Please note the large car park has a height restriction.
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