The battle of Verdun ww1


The battle of Verdun was the longest and one of the bloodiest of the First World War. The Germans aimed to take the French out of the war by inflicting such huge casualties that they would be a spent force. This was to be done by goading them into committing more and more reserves which the Germans would destroy. However, it didn’t work out to plan as the Germans also had to throw in vast reserves as the carnage escalated. Also visit the Champagne houses which began to spring up in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, with the method used to make the beautiful sparkling wine is believed to have been invented by a monk called Dom Perignon and refined by the widow (veuve) Cliquot.

  • 00


  • 00


  • 00


  • 00



Sep 22 - 25 2022


All Day



Leave a Reply

  • (will not be published)

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Sign up to our newsletter

To receive our quarterly newsletter please sign up by adding your email address here.

Subscribe to our newsletter

You have successfully subscribed to the newsletter

There was an error while trying to send your request. Please try again.

Classic Battlefield Tours will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing.