Explore the Collection

Explore the Collection

In total the collection comprises over 7,000 objects, 500,000 documents, including letters, diaries, log books, leaflets, pamphlets, magazines and photographs, 3,500 posters and 7,500 books. The documents include the famous and infamous: an original copy of the Versailles Treaty of 1919 to the Munich Agreement of 1938; the letters written by Eisenhower and Rommel to their wives on D-Day. The objects range from uniforms and military equipment to the more personal items that belonged to members of the Resistance, families on the home fronts or prisoners of war.

Explore some of the highlights of the collection online.