Visit

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.

Location

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

Visitor Facilities

  • Accessibility

    Wheelchair access is possible via a gate in the boundary wall at the rear of Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery.

  • Car Park

    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.


Events

Events

CWGC sites around the world host an array of events from open days and exhibitions to commemoration and rededication services throughout the year. 

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