Cambridge American Cemetery And Memorial, United Kingdom
A poignant and very beautiful spot that commemorates the service of US military people in Britain and Europe throughout the World Wars. Overlooks the fields, sits under wide skies.
Its a place everyone should visit and especially so after a trip to the imperial War Museum at nearby Duxford. I don't wish to tell you what to think, but I feel sure a visit to this impressive, yet very moving place, will certainly leave you thinking....
A wonderful and moving experience, along with a lovely visitor center with interpretive exhibits that incorporate personal stories, photographs, films, and interactive displays, to help gain a better understanding of this critical campaign that contributed to the Allied victory in Europe during…
The UK’s only American World War II cemetery. Beautifully kept cemetery and chapel, commemorating American servicemen and women who died in WW2. The cemetery contains 3,809 headstones, with the remains of 3,812 servicemen, including airmen who died over Europe and sailors from North Atlantic…
Cambridge American Cemetery has earned a VisitEngland distinction. Can be reached with the Cambridge City Sightseeing bus.
“Wonderful displays and amazing air shows. You can get there using train from Great Chesterford to Whittlesford Parkway then choice of 7a bus (timetables not frequent) or 45 minute walk or book a taxi from Whittlesford Station to IWM. Or use a taxi direct there. If you are happy to park at Duxford it is only 3 miles way but leave in good time on Airshow days as it gets busy. ”
“A lovely place to have a walk amidst typical fen landscape. Also a cafe. In Wicken itself there is a decent pub.”
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“This is a lovely little collection of independent shops: clothes, furniture, flowers, gifts and food. it's a great place to browse and find presents and there is also a lovely cafe. ”