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Memorial de Caen Museum Admission Ticket with Optional Audio Guide
from US$23.55*
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Memorial de Caen Museum Admission Ticket with Optional Audio Guide
from US$23.55*
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From the origins of the Second World War to the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Mémorial de Caen tells you the story of the XXth century.
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Esplanade General Eisenhower | Cs 55026, 14050 Caen, France
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+33 2 31 06 06 45
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was moved and I really loved everything about today. This is a must stop on the tour. I really hope you get to go here!!!!

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 days ago

I especially enjoyed seeing the artifacts that depicted life in Caen during the occupation and the liberation. The staff was very helpful.

Thank MountainMom78
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this museum as part of our Vantage river cruise in mid-June 2018. This museum is dedicated to peach and was built on the site of an old bunker. It was inaugurated on June 6, 1988 (the 44th anniversary of D-Day) and is regarded...More

Thank cordovachick
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited with 2 teenage boys and both were captivated throughout the visit. Prepare to easily spend 4 or 5 hours here; there is so much to see and hear. The German Bunker and the American and Canadian gardens were a highlight along with the...More

Thank Georgeglas
Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum was excellent! The tutorials were well done and presented. Sometimes, however, there was confusion with the handheld tutorials and the visual displays, especially if it is crowed with tourists. However, it was truly an educational experience that I would recommend to anyone interested...More

Thank Tl M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took some friends when we had a long wait for a ferry. It was cheaper for older folks and despite being world war 2 buffs our friends had never been. We had 3 hours before closing and that was nothing like enough time. They...More

Thank sgn0rman
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum provided one of the greatest overall summaries of WWII in all of Normandy. Start your tour off with the brief film that touches the heart and follow through the rest of the museum using the audio guide. Memorial of Caen was by far...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent way to prepare for a visit to the D-Day invasion beaches. It is built right on top of the German command bunker which you can visit. They also have some good layouts of the beaches so that you get some sense...More

Thank Happypamts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lacks substance and overpriced for what it is. Went on 6th June and was hard to walk around without tripping on cables for TV coverage of ceromony later that day, SO, close or cut your price that day if customers are a nuisance, which is...More

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tjis is the biggest and most in depth museum to the D Day landings. If you want to learn all you need go know about pre war history, how the war developed prior to the invasion and the landings themselves then this is a must....More

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Christine B
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Response from SriLatha A | Reviewed this property |
Hi There isn’t anything much around :(
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lexie2013
1 April 2018|
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Response from Stewart M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they are. the visit is long and some of the exhibit rooms are very complicated and can be crowded. Stewart
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Larry M
13 March 2018|
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Response from Stewart M | Reviewed this property |
we have visited many times over the past 15 years and never had a problem seeing any of the exhibits or the films. clearly during French school holidays it can be exceptionally busy but it is an essential visit because of... More
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