Two world wars have conferred upon the region of Nord-Pas-de-Calais a wealth of heritage in the form of military cemeteries, war memorials and archaeological remains. This heritage is the silent and poignant reminder of the events which shaped these conflicts.

The purpose of the First World War Remembrance Trails in Northern France is to provide the public with an insight into some of the major events of world history and to pay tribute to the men and women from around the globe who made the ultimate sacrifice.

The Great War in dates