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Calvados

BAYEUX

Musée Mémorial de la Bataille de Normandie

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Visit

Bayeux was the first French town to be liberated from the German occupation, on the 7th of June 1944. This museum retraces the military and human story of the Battle of Normandy, which was to last from the 7th of June to the 29th of August 1944. Its recently installed scenography offers an insight into purely historical facts, alternating with themed features, 25 minutes of film archives and a 2,000m2 display including original equipment and uniforms. Tour lasts 1h30 to 2 hours.

Labels

Normandy Quality Tourism

Other labels

  • Normandy Sites and Monuments Club

Rates

  • Base rate - full rate adultFrom 7 €
  • Child rateFrom 4 €
  • Student rateFrom 4 €
  • Gratuities
  • Discount - maximum age : 10 years old
  • Base rate - full rate adultFrom 15 €
  • Pass for the 3 museums (Mémorial de la Bataille de Normandie, Bayeux Tapestry and MAHB)
  • Rate for adult groupFrom 5,50 €
  • School group rateFrom 4 €

Means of payment

  • Carte bleue
  • Debit cards
  • Postal or bank cheques
  • Holiday vouchers
  • Eurocard - Mastercard
  • Cash
  • Visa

Opening times

Single

From 15/02/2016 to 31/12/2016

Open daily.

From 15/02/2016 to 30/04/2016

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday : 10:00-12:30 / 14:00-18:00

From 01/05/2016 to 30/09/2016

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday : 09:30-18:30

From 01/10/2016 to 31/12/2016

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday : 10:00-12:30 / 14:00-18:00

Closed on December 25th and also on 24th and 31th afternoons.

Services

  • Shop

Facility

  • Coach Parking
Contact details

Musée Mémorial de la Bataille de Normandie

Boulevard Fabian Ware
14400 BAYEUX

Tél : 02 31 51 25 50

Fax : 02 31 51 46 91

bataillenormandie@mairie-bayeux.fr Partner's website

Visits

VisitsIndividualGroup
Average time90 minutes -
Further informationLength of the non-guided visit or guided visit in F by appointment: 30 min/2hrs. -

Group

  • Coach parking
  • Groups acccepted
  • Minimum number of people : 20
  • Learn about the sequence of events and what was at stake during the Battle of Normandy, from June 7th-August 29th 1944. A gateway to the landing beaches, the museum delves into history with a chronology of the events that occurred during the summer of 1944, complete with theme areas (the Resistance and de Gaulle, the war correspondents, allied aviation, civil life...) illustrated with many period objects. 25min. archive film: 'Normandie 44, decisive history for the West).