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Overlord Museum - Omaha Beach

| Rond-point d'accès du Cimetière Américain - Lotissement Omaha Center, 14710 Colleville-sur-Mer, France
+33 2 31 22 00 55
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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| Rond-point d'accès du Cimetière Américain - Lotissement Omaha Center, 14710 Colleville-sur-Mer, France
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"american cemetery"
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"amazing collection"
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"private collection"
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"military vehicles"
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"great artifacts"
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"on display"
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"working condition"
in 4 reviews
"interesting visit"
in 7 reviews
"omaha beach"
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"worth a visit"
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"information provided"
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"souvenir shop"
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"landing craft"
in 5 reviews
"french resistance"
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"great overview"
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"events leading up"
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"ww ii"
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Reviewed today

when we where visiting Omaha beach we saw this museum and took a visit. The museum is small but shows nice materials used during the 2nd worldwar. At the end a movie shows some background on the invasion.

Thank jeroenknegsel
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited a lot of museums while in Normandy and this one gets a high rating. A visit is recommended

Thank rogerm62017
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family of 4 stopped here, all of us with different levels of enthusiasm for WWII museums, and we all left saying this was a worthwhile stop. We aren't sure why people write that it is too dark - we found it to have sufficient...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a fancy museum but it is a very meaningful one. The displays capture the spirit and sequence of the D Day operations far more than one might expect.

Thank tweedybird26
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the larger museums in the Normandy area and houses an impressive amount of uniforms, memorabilia and vehicles. However, there are a number of issues that detract from the overall experience. First. The male staff member who appeared genuinely uninterested, bored and...More

Thank James_Scic
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated across from the American Military Cemetery which overlooks Omaha Beach is the Overlord Museum, a private collection put together by Michel Leloup over a period of fifty years. It contains numerous exhibits including a reconnaissance plane, a landing craft and over ten armoured vehicles....More

Thank hammondjohn270
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good displays and range of vehicles. Every exhibit was well explained and there are a few vehicles outside as you drive in. Lots to see and read.

Thank chowso
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was not a big museum, but lots of things to see and learn about and some things that were used during WWII. Lots of history.

Thank Kari H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good museum very interesting and lots to learn and experience. Some areas were a bit too dark but other than that highly recommended

Thank Georgianbella
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Probably the best D Day/Normandy museum in the region. Private collection very well curated and presented. Largest variety of weapons, vehicles and other gear of the moment/period I have seen in the area. Xlnt layout and fun for kids and adults. Several good cafes/resteraunts nearby....More

1  Thank phred2505
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