Orival Wood cemetery - Flesquières
"Maison forestière" Wilfred Owen - Ors

Grand opening of the Center

Major event during this week of commemorations, the opening will take place in Flesquières.

le Dimanche 26 nov 2017

The Center of Interpretation of the Bataille of Cambrai and Deborah tank will have three goals:

- to emphasize the importance of the tank of Flesquières, unique witness of the battle.

- to let everyone know about the Battle of Cambrai and the consequences of it.

- to connect the different structures related to the Battle of Cambrai.


The opening will be one of the major events of the commemorations with the presence of the royal family.

At the end of the ceremony, a parade will take place in town, from Porte de Paris to the main plaza.

Office de Tourisme du Cambrésis
48,rue de Noyon
Tél: +3 3( 0) 32 77 83 61 5

Whether they follow the Escaut, drive along country roads, discover the picturesque alleys of the old Cambrai, fortified farms, museums, learn about Matisse and Blériot, lace ang giants, tourists will understand why the inhabitants of this part of France are so happy to welcome them feel like coming back.

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