Visiting The Canadian National Vimy Memorial

The Canadian National Vimy Memorial site is managed by the Government of Canada through Veterans Affairs. The Vimy Ridge National Historic Site Site is located about 10 km north of Arras, 15 km south of Lens, 135 km southeast of Calais, and 175 km north of Paris.

For information on guided tours, operating hours, special events, and travel information to reach Vimy, please visit Veterans Affairs Canada

(https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/overseas/first-world-war/france/vimy/visit)

Post-secondary students in Canada are hired to work at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial and Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial. Find out more here: https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/information-for/students/student-guide-program-in-france