Exhibition: Mémoires gravées, Les timbres racontent la guerre 39-45

The French Mémorial du maréchal Leclerc de Hauteclocque et de la Libération de Paris and the Musée Jean Moulin showcase the previously unseen "Mémoires gravées" ("Engraved Memories") exhibition, illustrating the Second World War through postage stamps. 4950 French stamps, prints, sketches and trials are thus displayed on a 23-meter long timeline.

“Engraved memories. Stamps tell the story of the ’39-45 war” exhibition, from March 12th to November 8th 2015.
Open Tuesday – Sunday, from 10am to 6pm.
Closed on Monday and public holidays.

Engraved memories: preliminary sketch of the first stamp by Paul Pierre Lemagny,
1947 Resistance – ©Museum of the Post Office, Paris /La Poste

Mémorial du maréchal Leclerc de Hauteclocque et de la Libération de Paris - Musée Jean Moulin (in French)
23, allée de la 2ème Division Blindée
Jardin Atlantique
75015 Paris
Tel: +33 (0)1 40 64 39 44
Metro: Montparnasse-Bienvenüe (lines 4, 6, 12 and 13), Gaîté (line 13) or Pasteur (lines 6 and 12).

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