Hist’Orius offers a guided visit, on foot, to the site of W3.
After the German invasion of the countries of Northern Europe, the Fuhrer Adolf Hitler and his general staff constructed three major headquarters.
This was in order to control potential military operations on the Atlantic Front in the case of eventual Allied landings.
These headquarters were sited at :
- W1 at Bruly de Pesche (Belgium)
- W2 at Margival, near Soissons (Aisne, France)
- W3 at Saint Rimay near Montoire (Loir et Cher, France)
Starting point : the parking area near the railway level crossing at Saint Rimay.
Duration : 3 hours for a distance of 6 km.