LONGUEVAL - SOMME - FRANCE
Welcome to the official website of Delville Wood.
Delville Wood, as the supreme symbol of South Africa's Sacrifice and Courage, occupied an eminent place in the country's military history. In July 1916, the 1st South African Infantry Brigade carried out one of the highest feat of arms of the Great War.
To all South Africans who fell in the various conflicts of the 20th Century this website is dedicated as a tribute.
The Museum, the car park and toilets are closed on Mondays.
The Museum will be closed the following days :
Friday 18th April : Good Friday
Thursday 1st May : Worker's day
Thursday 8th May : Victory day
Thursday 29th May : Ascension day
Friday 15th August : Assumption day
From early February to early April/mid-October to late November : 10h00-16h00
From early April to mid-October : 10h00-17h30