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2 boulevard Edouard Herriot 82000 Montauban
1989 : An old prisoner resistant features an exhibition on the Second World War. This is the birth of the Museum of Resistance and Deportation dedicated to the 1939-1945 conflict in France but also in Montauban and in the department.
2014 : This is the birth of the Museum of Resistance and Deportation dedicated to the 1939-1945 conflict in France but also in Montauban and in the department. 2014: Twenty-five years later, the work of memory poursuit. The "Resistance Museum and Fighter" enriched by donations evolves with new staging and opens to the conflicts of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries in the "Memory Pole". Modernization of this museum became obvious to the city of Montauban, so that this memorial is an information and education on conflict and the issues they raise the center.
This museum is in this sense an additional way to approach the history of yesterday and today. The visitor is invited to discover the great aspects of the Second World War: its origin, rise of totalitarianism, the march to war and exodus, occupation, resistance, deportation, release, the duty to remember . The local history of the conflict, such as resistant, foreigners, deported, the internment camp "Septfonds" are discussed. The museum invites reflection on the ability of man, to want peace through exhibitions, conferences, events all public and school screenings, guided tours. It is a place of discovery, exchange, testimony, education for present and future generations. The museum has a collection of documents that provides discovery in the consultation room reserved for this purpose and also open to "MEMO" Patrimonial Fund and the Municipal Archives.
Opening hour :
From Tuesday to Friday from 9.00 am to 12.00 am and from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm.
The room of consultation and of documentation is opened to the public : on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm.
Welcome of the groups or the specific public on reservation.