1942 marked the arrival of the American Soldiers in Charleville during WWII. Their reason, to commandeer the Charleville airport and set up a Top Secret base. Covering an area of approximately 25 sq. kilometres south of Charleville, they would construct 101 buildings and station up to 3500 USAAF personnel at the base.
So just how do you keep something that large a secret?
Join the local guides on the Top Secret WWII Tour and find out for yourself.
We promise you will not be disappointed.
APR – OCT
Monday – Friday 10am & 2pm
Saturday & Sunday 10am
NOV – MAR
Monday – Wednesday – Friday 9 am
Departs the Visitor Information Centre,
1 Milky Way [within the Cosmos Centre]