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Museum of the Battle of Normandy
Ranked #5 of 38 things to do in Bayeux
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Owner description: 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.
Reviewed 19 September 2016

it was a bit of a walk from the centre of Bayeux, the content was a little dry, but the film was excellent

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Excellent detailed history of the D-Day landings and the subsequent few weeks of fighting.

The film show was worth the visit without the actual physical exhibition.

Thank Reuben D
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

The Museum is a short hike through town and onto the Ring Road. The film was shown in English and in French and was extremely well done. This really helped with understanding the sequence of events with the Battle of Normandy. The museum itself was disappointing with exhibits arranged in a confusing manner that required a great deal of reading.

Thank JDLOA
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Small museum packed with content. They have more testing than most museums which was a pleasant change. Good movie shown that is 30 minutes long.

Easy walk from the train station or cathedral area.

Thank Brian I
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a very good museum and would be good as the first to visit to get an excellent overview of the whole campaign.

Thank Richard K
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