Bayeux Tapestry

Patrimoine culturel,

BAYEUX

Tapisserie-de-Bayeux
Musée de la Tapisserie
Bayeux cité médiévale
G.Wait-OTI Bayeux

Listed on Unesco's Memory of the World register since 2007, the Bayeux Tapestry is a genuine masterpiece of Romanesque art. This one-piece canvas wall hanging, embroidered in the 11th century, is of a length of 70m and a height of 50cm.
It offers an illustrated narration of the Norman Conquest of England in 1066 by the Duke of Normandy, later to become William the Conqueror. It is a truly unique document on European life in the Middle Ages.
Audio guided tour of the tapestry: 25 minutes.
Exhibition halls and audiovisual displays. Unaccompanied tour time: 45 mins to 1h30.

Ratings and quality marks

  • Qualité Tourisme

Prices

Base rate - full rate adult : 9,50 € Reduced rate : 7,50 € Student rate : 5 € Rate for adult group : 7,50 € School group rate : 5 €
Price Min. Max.
Base rate - full rate adult 9,50€
Reduced rate 7,50€
Student rate 5€
Rate for adult group 7,50€
School group rate 5€

Gratuities

Services

Equipment

  • Baby changing area
  • Film projection room

Sittings

  • Shop
  • Bicycle parking
  • Groups welcome