Reopening in March 2024


Fort des Dunes

This 19th century fort still bears the scars of the battle of 1940 and the German occupation. The English audiotour  around the fort allows you to explore the history of the site, located in a well preserved nature reserve. Inside the building, an exhibition tells the story of the Battle of Dunkirk and Operation Dynamo.

The site

Explore an impressive example of the 19th century French military architecture.


Discover the site and its history through exhibitions and an audiotour around the site.

Practical information

Following the latest Government recommendations, the Fort des Dunes is closed until further notice.

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