News 2022 Season
Permanent exhibition

Welcoming you back safely

The Hartmannswillerkopf's Franco-German Great War Historial

Your visit at the Hartmannswillerkopf Franco-German Historial of World War I

Despite more than 200 days of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the team of the 'Comité du Monument National du Hartmannswillerkopf' worked all winter to prepare this new season, which will be dedicated to the centenary of the site's classification as a historical monument. In 2021, visitors will be able to discover several new features, including a temporary exhibition dedicated to this theme as well as an educational workshop devoted to the archaeology of the Great War.


► It is not necessary to book in advance for private visits (without a guide). Reservations are required for groups, events and guided tours.

► A valid Covid-19 "Pass Sanitaire" (Health pass) is mandatory for the visit (


Permanent exhibition


  • Please respect the rules of physical distance and barrier gestures.
  • Please wear a mask inside the Historial from the age of 6 (not provided). Only surgical masks, category 1 fabric masks and FFP2 masks are allowed.
  • Please pay by credit card.
  • Please respect any capacity limits for the different areas and the direction of the visit.


Cleaning is carried out regularly throughout the Historial during the day, in addition to a daily reinforced cleaning by the cleaning company Alsa Clean.

Hydro-alcoholic gel is available. We invite you to use it before entering the tour and at the exit before entering the shop.

In the shop, please respect the barrier gestures. For your comfort and that of other visitors, please wash your hands well when entering this area and restrict your handling of objects and books.