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Citadel of Bitche

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The fortress holds a plaque to the 100th Infantry Division who liberated the town during World War II.


Rue Bombelles , 57230 , Bitche , 57-Moselle , Grant Est , France

The Citadel of Bitche is situated on the north side of the town center. Towering over the town atop its pink sandstone rock, Bitche Citadel is a masterpiece of military art designed by Vauban in the 17th century. The site could be accessed via D35 and Rue Bombelles junction which is located on the north side of the citadel. On the south side, there is the D110M roundabout. Take the road to the north (Rue Bombelles) and it will lead you directly to the site.

Map reference (click on pin to see Lat/Long):

49.053646 7.431469 Rue Bombelles

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