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A very informative museum

This was one of our three-museum ticket (also tapestry and MAHB) museums, and this proved an... read more

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So informative!

We enjoyed the depth of information in this museum located in Bayeux, a town of great strategic... read more

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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...more
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9 boulevard Fabian Ware | Web site aint working., 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed yesterday

This was one of our three-museum ticket (also tapestry and MAHB) museums, and this proved an excellent preparation for our later visit to the Normandy beaches. We learned a lot about the German occupation of this part of France, from the photos etc and from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed the depth of information in this museum located in Bayeux, a town of great strategic importance for the Battle of Normandy. The layout was stimulating and easy to follow. Our rainy afternoon here was delightful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend a visit to the Battle of Normandy Museum. Ideally, I’d recommend visiting the museum the afternoon before going to visit the beaches/battlefield to help provide additional context and visual understanding for the sites on your tour. Museum displays are all multilingual. 1.5-2 hours...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 574kyleh
Reviewed 1 week ago

good blend of the back ground history presented with maps and info presented in a chronological order and quiet a few tanks and uniforms to show the physical side of the battle as well - a very effort and worth seeing before you go on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank davidhughtaylor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to be honest all the museums kind of blended together. I know we were enjoying our visit, but we arrived too close to closing time, and had to leave before we were ready. I think we were there about 90 minutes. It certainly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This interactive museum brings to life the story of the Normandy invasion and includes a paratrooper simulation, videos and many artifacts that enrich your empathy for what courage these soldiers had to have and their enormous sacrifice. Go!! It’s wonderful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lornadoone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, a big WW2 history buff, loved it, but I was a bit bored. (Granted, I was pretty Normandy-Beached-out after 3 days in that area at that point!). It is quite extensive & very military, as you can imagine, meaning lots and lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ClaritaCM
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Visited on a cold wet Friday, but after doing a lot of the D Day sites found this Museum great to put it all into perspective, lots of artefacts, weapons, vehicles and photos from the invasion. A reasonable price to get in, We were able...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Baggers1315
Reviewed December 10, 2018

This museum was a great, unexpected treat to our Normandy experience. We're so glad to have found ourselves with an extra afternoon to spend here! The collection was extensive and extremely well thought out.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aknickerbocker
Reviewed December 7, 2018

As someone who tends to read all of the placards and information, this museum had a lot of information to digest. If you're like me, you can burn through 3 hours quickly. We had planned on a longer visit, but didn't realize that the museum...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Karen G
August 23, 2018|
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Response from DLS01 | Reviewed this property |
18:30 through September; then open until 18:00 October-December.
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April 8, 2018|
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Response from JohnO201 | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know of there's a ban on it as I was able to take some pictures with no flash
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Larry M
March 13, 2018|
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Response from Lance4983 | Reviewed this property |
Every film is in English. I cannot say when they are show in English but it seemed to be most of the time.
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