Betuws War Museum "The Island" 1944-1945

The museum "The Island" covers the area of the Betuwe during the years 1944-1945 .
Much of what is shown is from veterans and people from the area. Many of odjects in the Museum have a story, bringing the history of the Betuwe, during 1944-1945 to life.
The Museum shows original Uniforms of the Allies and the German soldiers who were in the Betuwe area.Supported by photo's,weapens,maps and items from the Dutch Resistance and the Dutch Army from may 1940 (Grebbe/ Betuwelinie).

For current visiting hours, please visit the website of the museum.

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  • Text: Jeroen Niels
  • Photos: Arjan Vrieze (1,2,3), Jeroen Niels (4,5)