The Great War
A chapter of history
The Somme will ever remained scarred by war. The remains of trenches, shellholes and the many cemeteries and memorials are a constant reminder of the pain that was suffered here 100 years ago.
The Remembrance Trail, a circuit linking Albert and Péronne, two symbolic towns of the Great War, enables visitors to discover the main sites of remembrance.
2018 will be an exceptional year of remembrance, where thousands of visitors will come to the area in commemoration of the final battles of the Great War and the Armistice, signed on 11th November 1918.
215 enthusiasts provide visitors with a warm welcome throughout the year.