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A fascinating 2 ½ hour visit will allow you to familiarize yourself with this fort, witness of a past often misunderstood. You will discover from inside and outside the warlike aspect of the fort, with its armored batteries of guns or bushmen, the infantry positions, the chests flanking the ditches. But more surprising at first, you will enter the living part of the garrison of the fort which will give you a much more refined vision of this fort with the visit of the kitchens and their pressure cookers, the frescoes of the mess of the officers, the infirmary , the telephone center, making this fort a testimony to the scientific and technical progress of the beginning of the century. This visit leaves: Every first Sunday of the month of May to October, a single departure at 2:30 pm. Every Thursday and Sunday of July and August for a single departure at 2:30 pm. This tour is offered for 8 EUR per adult.

A more complete visit, and of course longer, will allow the most curious or demanding to see in detail the different elements of the fort. It lasts 4.30 hours and can only be organized for groups of more than 8 people, at a cost of EUR 10 per adult. Visits in German or English can also be offered, by appointment. For groups of more than 10 people, it is possible to organize visits by appointment.

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http://www.fort-de-verny.org/