The Forester's House (La Maison Forestière)
On October 31st 1918, in a Forester's House in Pommereuil, Wilfred Owen wrote his final letter to his mother. Turner Prize nominee Simon Patterson has transformed this house into a white sculptured memorial to Owen and his poetry, which opened to the public on October 1st 2011.
Opening hours: 9h30 to 12h30 and 14h00 to 18h00 except Tuesday and Sunday afternoon. Closed 15 December to 31 January.
For more information contact Mairie de Ors
Inside the Forester's House
The Opening of the Forester's House
The Forester's House
The House from the road; the cellar is to the right
Peter Owen in the "smoky cellar"