Culture and heritage

(Français) Les Couesnons

Le musée du débarquement à Arromanches

Le Mémorial de Caen

Plages du Débarquement : Omaha Beach

Plages du débarquement : Utah beach

Cimetière américain à Saint James

Cimetière allemand à Huisnes sur mer

(Français) Airborne Museum

The landing

On June 6, 1944, the beaches of the departments of Manche and Calvados entered world history with the famous maritime landing of the allied forces that came to liberate, at the cost of many human losses, Europe for the return to peace. 160000 men of 17 nationalities took part in the landing. How the impossible has become reality. The genius of men at the service of peace. Museums retrace the events related to the Normandy landings and the battle of Normandy:

Manche

Calvados