Gare historique Montoire

Historical station

Museum, History, Military, Wartime memories in Montoire-sur-le-Loir
From :  5 Full-fare
  • The town of Montoire-sur-le-Loir entered in history because it made notorious to have been the theater of the handshakes between Philippe Pétain and Hitler in October 24th, 1940. Since 2003, a museographic space was realized in the historic station to explain the origins and the consequences of this interview. You can discover back-lit panels with texts, photos, archive films of this period and model (in the 1/87th) reconstituting the whole site and the day of October 24th, 1940. Self visit...
    The town of Montoire-sur-le-Loir entered in history because it made notorious to have been the theater of the handshakes between Philippe Pétain and Hitler in October 24th, 1940. Since 2003, a museographic space was realized in the historic station to explain the origins and the consequences of this interview. You can discover back-lit panels with texts, photos, archive films of this period and model (in the 1/87th) reconstituting the whole site and the day of October 24th, 1940. Self visit and/or guided visit.
Services
  • Equipment
    • Picnic area
    • Car park
Rates
Payment methods
  • Cheques and giro cheques
  • Cash
  • Rates
  • Adult
    From 5 €
  • Child rate
    From 3 €
  • Free
  • Adult
    From 9 €
  • Child rate
    From 5 €
Openings
  • From April 6, 2024
    until November 30, 2024
  • Saturday
    2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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