Documentation center

How to come

Museum adress

Rue Lazare Ponticelli - 77100 Meaux 

Phone : 01 60 32 14 18

Access by car and public transport


09.30 to 6.00, open throughout

Closed Tuesdays, 1 May, 25 December.

Annual closure from January 8 to January 19


Full price : €10

Reduced price : between €5 and €9 (On presentation of proof)

All prices

Documentation center

«Rich and full resources for your research.»

The documentation centre is available to museum visitors who wish to continue their journey and understanding of the Great War. It’s also for museum staff and teachers, providing an indispensable source for workshop preparation or educational projects.

Service users

The documentation centre is open to the public: private individuals, teachers, researchers, students, education professionals, anyone interested in the First World War.

An archivist is available to help you with your research.

The reading room has 4 seats.

Access conditions

 Access to the documentation centre is free upon meeting with the archivist.

This meeting will better prepare you for your visit according to your research.

You’ll be asked to produce a form of identity in order to consult precious works.

Access to documents from the collections (archives, correspondents, etc.) should be justified by a research project and remain at the Preservation service’s discretion.

Practical information

 Contact us

  • By phone : 01 83 69 05 57
  • By email


Monday 9h-12h30 13h-17h30
Wednesday 9h-12h30 13h-17h30
Thursday 9h-12h 13h-17h30
Friday 9h-12h 13h-17h30
Saturday morning upon request


Rue Lazare Ponticelli,
77100 Meaux
Lat : 48.971432  Long : 2.904724
Telephone No. : 01 60 32 14 18


09.30 to 6.00, open throughout
Closed Tuesdays, 1 May, 25 December, January 1st
Annual closure from  August 23, 2021 to September 05, 2021 inclusive


Full price: €10
Reduced price: between €5 and €7 (On presentation of proof)

All prices