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Museum of the Battle of Normandy

9 boulevard Fabian Ware | Web site aint working., 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 2 31 51 46 90
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An interesting museum well laid out and in both French and English. Plenty to see and good... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
Andrew Y
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Informative and one of the only museums that touches on the German involvement in the campaign

Well set out and informative. It was easy to move our way through the exhibits and deepen one's... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
Veronica and Ke... R
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Situated near the British Military Cemetery of Bayeux, the Memorial Museum of the Battle of Normandy narrates the battles which took place in Normandy after the D-Day landings, between 7th June and 29th August 1944. The collections of military equipment, the diorama and the archival films allow the visitor to grasp the enormous effort made during this decisive battle in order to restore peace in Europe.
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9 boulevard Fabian Ware | Web site aint working., 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

An interesting museum well laid out and in both French and English. Plenty to see and good explanations of the events of d day.

Thank Andrew Y
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Well set out and informative. It was easy to move our way through the exhibits and deepen one's knowledge of the Normandy campaigns. It took about 30 minutes to walk to the museum from the centre of Bayeux.

Thank Veronica and Ke... R
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Nice museum to visit and learn more of the battle of Normandy as you view the tapestry. Great history and exhibits

Thank Rick_Sue1969
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The museum is not very large but does contains a lot of artifacts and information regarding the fight for Normandy after D-Day invasion.

Thank L G
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

You can spend quite some hours her, but you need to have a special interest for the d-day to keep motivated. It's too mutch information and lacks interaction and structure.

Thank Magnar M
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We visited the museum towards the end of our day, after looking round the town and the Tapestry Museum. We had four kids (ages 6-9) in tow, so we were all a little tired by the time we got there. The kids absolutely loved all...More

Thank CoriolianII
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We bought a 3 museum pass for 15 Euro per Adult (Pass Bayeux Museum), including the Bayeux Tapestry, History of Art in Europe and The Battle of Normandy Museum. The Battle of Normandy Museum was quite large with mannequins in uniforms, a substantial array of...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Very interesting museum and set out in an easy to understand way. 7 minute walk from the town centre.

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We visited on a wet day - the three museums together are 15 euros, but difficult to take in on one day.Mostly static displays, including profiles of leaders.but with a 30 minute film of conflict. Well narrated and balanced view of opposing forces, their equipment...More

Thank LanarkshireKillieboy
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Very well laid out well worth a visit all explained very well. Leave the car here and walk over the road to the British cemetery.

Thank GEOFF D
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The museum is about 15 minutes walk from the centre of town. If you've got a smartphone, the town (Bayeux)has a free wi-fi connection so you'll be able to use your Google maps to find. Easy as pie. Sorry for not getting back... More
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