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Memorial de Caen Museum Admission Ticket with Optional Audio Guide
from US$ 23.31*
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
Memorial de Caen Museum Admission Ticket with Optional Audio Guide
from US$ 23.31*
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From the origins of the Second World War to the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Mémorial de Caen tells you the story of the XXth century.
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Esplanade General Eisenhower | Cs 55026, 14050 Caen, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Takes way longer time than one would think. But very informative and well done. Is divided into before and after 1945. After two to three hours we only got to see the before part

Thank Liv Marta M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great museum tour allowed me to fully understand actions leading to WWII and the course of that terrible war.

Thank janet j
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is very well done. There is a 20 minute film to watch with some amazing footage of the battles. There is also a bunker you can visit. This is more than just WWII. A piece of the Berlin Wall is in the museum...More

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach front ...memorial setting ...time to gather thoughts for those who lost their lives .

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible overview of the events leading up to WW II and the major events of the war including many of the horrors. Of course the D-Day invasion was very thoroughly reviewed and depicted. We were glad to have gone through the museum before taking a...More

Thank zabofam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to lots of museums around the world, and this is one of the best we’ve encountered. It is superb. We went thinking that it would be primarily about the D-Day landings and the ensuing fighting, but it was much, much more. It...More

Thank MN_Walkers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third trip to the D-Day beaches, but the first visit to the memorial. It was absolutely superb and well worth a visit.

Thank RoseberryTopping
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for the first time and thought it was very well done and that it covered all of the important aspects of WWll. It also touched on WWl and was an all around good place to visit.

Thank bertram4me
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband booked our tour directly thru the museum which proved to be perfect. Our tour included a full history of the Battle of Normandy, stops at D Day beaches and the American Military Cemetery. The tour started at 1pm. It does not include the...More

Thank cbell_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum deals with several aspects of pre-WWII, WWII and even into the cold war. It is easy to call it an educational place as it will contain facts that you may not have heard before. There are movies available as well. If you need...More

Thank MisterTravels21
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Christine B
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Response from SriLatha A | Reviewed this property |
Hi There isn’t anything much around :(
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lexie2013
1 April 2018|
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Response from Stewart M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they are. the visit is long and some of the exhibit rooms are very complicated and can be crowded. Stewart
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Larry M
12 March 2018|
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Response from Stewart M | Reviewed this property |
we have visited many times over the past 15 years and never had a problem seeing any of the exhibits or the films. clearly during French school holidays it can be exceptionally busy but it is an essential visit because of... More
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