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Group day packages 2017


The museum has a number of special group day packages.

  1. Liberation Museum Basic Package
  2. Liberation Museum plus Battlefield Tour and Vineyard
  3. Liberation Museum and town walk Kranenburg
  4. Liberation Museum and Sun-energy train
  5. Liberation Museum and Draisine
  6. Liberation Museum, Reichswald and Cleves (Germany)
  7. Liberation Museum and LiberationTour
  8. Liberation Museum plus Tasting WWII

1. Basic Package

Price: € 12,80 pp.
For those who like coffee and cake, or another beverage during a visit to the museum.

Your programme:
- Coffee/tea with special ‘liberation cake’ (apple pie) in the museum café, where you can enjoy the panoramic views.
- A visit to the museum with a film and introduction.
- A visit to our permanent and temporary exhibitions (guide not included) plus a taste of Swedish white bread. Duration: 2-2,5 hrs. 

(Senior citizen groups (age 65+) are offered a special price for this basic package: € 11,80 per head).

 

You can add the following modules to the basic day package:

2. Liberation Museum plus Battlefield Tour and Vineyard de Plack/Vineyard de Colonjes

Price: € 34,40 pp.* Plus € 55.00 per battlefield tour guide excluding the bus. 
The best the museum has to offer and the beautiful surroundings of Groesbeek all in one package.

Your programme:
- Liberation Museum Basic Package. Duration: 2-2,5 hrs. 
- Lunch special: soup, 3 mini bread rolls filled with 'Genneps' mature cheese, 'Livar schink' (ham from Dutch pig) and smoked salmon incl. coffee and tea at the rural restaurant ’t Zwaantje in Mook, only a 15 min. drive from the museum.
- Battlefield tour: bus excursion in the company of an expert guide visiting the spectacular historical sights and landing areas of Operation Market Garden. Duration: 1,5 hrs.
- A visit to Vineyard the Plack/Vineyard de Colonjes. You will have the opportunity to enjoy a glass of delicious organic local wine with French bread. Duration: 1,5 hrs.
* We can also arrange this package without the vineyard visit. The price is then € 23,80 pp. 

3. Liberation Museum and town walk Kranenburg (Germany)

Price: € 27,60 pp.
Visit the Liberation Museum and enjoy the beautiful German town of Kranenburg.

Your programme:
-Liberation Museum Basic Package. Duration 2-2,5 hrs.
-Lunch: buffet including bread rolls with fillings, soup, croquette, fruit and coffee/tea/milk/soft drink in the museumcafé*.
-Town walk Kranenburg: with a guide through the small winding streets of the historical walled centre of this charming German town. A discovery tour of the history of among others the Mill Tower, the town walls and the pilgrimage church of St. Peter and Paul. Duration: 1,5 hrs.
*If the museumcafé is overcrowded this lunch can also be served at a nearby restaurant in Mook. For their lunches please see package 2.

4. Liberation Museum and Sun-energy train

Price: € 29,85,- pp (min. 20 pers., max. 77 pers.).
Visit the Liberation Museum and tour through the wonderful landscape of the Ooijpolder on the sun-energy train.

Your programme:
- Liberation Museum Basic Package. Duration: 2-2,5 hrs.
- Lunch: coffee/tea with (filled) bread rolls, buns and soup at Hotel Restaurant 'Millings Centrum' located in the centre of the Roman settlement Millingen aan de Rijn.
- A tour with the sun-energy train and enjoy the wonderful views. Duration: 1 hr.

Please note that the sun-energy train cannot drive in extreme weather conditions. 

5. Liberation Museum and Draisine

Price: from € 19,50 pp*.
A train-lorry tour on the old railway-line through the most beautiful border area of the Netherlands and Germany. Cycle on a train-lorry on the tracks from Cleves or Kranenburg in Germany to Groesbeek in the Netherlands. Of course vice versa is also possible. In Groesbeek you can visit the National Liberation Museum 1944-1945.

Your programme:
- Liberation Museum Basic Package. Duration: 2-2,5 hrs.
- Draisine: scout the border route with club-Draisines for 9-14 persons and enjoy the unique scenery of the Dutch-German border area. Visit Groesbeek with its attractive museums and wineries. In Germany your destination is the small town of Kranenburg or the romantic town of Cleves. Both towns guarantee a great stay and the local restaurants provide for the inner person. After regaining your strength the tour takes you back to the starting point by Draisine. An experience!
* This package can only be booked directly at the Draisine or: info@grenzland-draisine.eu.

For special fees for your transfer to and from the Liberation Museum call taxi Peerenboom + 31 24 971236.  

6. Liberation Museum, Reichswald and Cleves (Germany)

Price: € 26,25 pp (incl. guide, excl. bus).
Visit the Liberation Museum, the beautiful countryside of the Reichswald and the town of Cleves in Germany.

Your programme:
- Liberation Museum Basic Package. Duration: 2-2,5 hrs.
- Lunch: coffee/tea, bread rolls (filled), buns and soup, at Hotel Restaurant 'Millings Centrum' located in the centre of the Roman settlement Millingen aan de Rijn.
- A 1,5 hr tour with your own bus and local guide through the Reichswald to Cleves.


7. Liberation Museum and LiberationTour

Price: € 58,80 pp (minimum 7 pers, maximum 28 pers).
Visiting the Liberation Museum and a tour through the ‘Tuscany of Gelderland’ in authentic historical military vehicles.

Your programme:
- Liberation Museum Basic Package. Duration: 2-2,5 hrs.
- Lunch special: soup, 3 mini-rolls filled with 'Genneps' mature cheese, 'Livar schink' (ham from Dutch pig) and smoked salmon incl. coffee and tea at the rural restaurant ’t Zwaantje in Mook, only a 15 min. drive from the museum.
- LiberationTour: tour organized by the LiberationTour with an expert guide who is also your driver, visiting the special locations of Operation Market Garden, the frontline and the Rhineland Offensive. An historical sensation whereby you will undergo the past! Duration: 2,5 hrs incl. coffee-break with a snack. 

 

8. Liberation Museum plus Tasting WWII

Price: € 39,90 pp.*
Visit the Liberation Museum and have a taste of the WWII menu.

Your programme:
- Liberation Museum Basic Package. Duration: 2-2,5 hrs.
- Lunch: buffet with various bread rolls, soup and coffee/tea/milk/soft drink at the museum.*
- Documentary ‘Naar de Boeren’ (To the Farmers): in the museum’s cinema you will watch a documentary that tells the story of the then 12-year old Sjaak de Zwart. During the Dutch famine of 1944-1945 he was evacuated to the countryside along with 40,000 other children, as part of a rescue mission. Duration: 1 hr.
- 30-minute break (shop visit possible).
- Tasting WWII: at this tasting you will discover what was on the dinner table during WWII. The tasting consists of a presentation of historic images and a tasting of four cold snacks and a drink at the museum. These dishes are derived from cookbooks and other sources from 1940-1945 and vary from so-called ‘hamster recipes’ to inventive ‘wildcrafted’ snacks. Duration: 1 hr.

*Min. 20 pers.
*If the museum is overcrowded, this lunch can also be served in ’t Zwaantje, a nearby restaurant in Mook. For their lunches, please see package 2.


If you are interested in one of the packages mentioned above please call + 31 24 3974404 or send an email to info@bevrijdingsmuseum.nl.

Buffet lunches

A group visit to the Liberation Museum (apart from a package) can also be combined with a choice of one of our buffet lunches (from € 7,75 pp).

  

All packages are subject to the following terms:

  • Group packages can be booked for groups of at least 10, unless stated otherwise.
  • The sequence of programme modules can be tailored to your wishes.
  • A refill of your coffee/tea at the museum costs only € 1,20. This is only possible if reserved in advance.
  • There is a special reduced rate for coach companies and tour operators. For terms and conditions, please contact our Group Reservations department.
  • All prices are exclusive bus transport.
  • No discount on discount possible.
  • The package Liberation Museum and Draisine can only be booked directly at the Draisine or info@grenzland-draisine.eu.
  • Packages must be reserved at least one week in advance. Please inform us of the definite number of visitors at the latest three days before your visit.
    -Price changes are under reserve-

TIP! Combine the Basic Package with:

- A guided tour of the Liberation Museum and/or a Battlefield Tour by bus, by bicycle or by historical army vehicle.
- A donkey farm: www.deezelboer.nl
- A boat trip Gelderse Poort: www.de-gelderse-poort.com
- Farmer's golf in Groesbeek: http://www.farmersgolf.com
- Groesbeek:  www.groesbeektoerisme.nl
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Kranenburg (G): http://www.kranenburg.de


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The Liberation Museum receives almost no grants and is kept operational by a few paid staff members and more than 100 volunteers. All financial support is very welcome!

Please send your donations to:
IBAN: NL14RABO0117428876
BIC/SWIFT: RABONL2U
Made payable to: The Liberation Museum, Groesbeek, The Netherlands

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