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.
DUE TO NEW EXHIBITION INSTALLATION, THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED ON FRIDAY 3rd JULY AND ON SATURDAY 4th JULY 2015.
The Museum, the car park and toilets are closed on Mondays.
The Museum will be closed on the Tuesday 14th July 2015 (French National Day).
Friday 3rd July 2015
Sunday 5th July 2015
From early February to early April/mid-October to late November : 10h00-16h00
From early April to mid-October : 10h00-17h30