About this activity

Walk along the fires of the bombing of February 22, 1944

On February 22 1944, Allied forces bombers desproyed the medieval city center of Nijmegen. Was is it a mistake by the Allied troops? Walk with our guide along the hot spots, indicated by the metal plates on the ground. These metal plates show the names of the approx. 800 civilian victims of this bombardment. Listen to the personal stories of people who have experienced this or their relatives: only now, 75 years after that terrible event.

Practical information

Starting point

At the WWII Information Center, corner Ridderstraat / Lindenberg


The walk takes about 2 hours


€ 5 p.p.Children up to and including 12 years old 2 euros, up to and including 6 years free
Available in English
Auf Deutsch zu sehen

Make a reservation

On request, all year round. Also during the special commemoration on February 22, following the commemoration ceremony at the Schommel.

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