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Bespoke private tours of sites relating to D-Day and the Battle of Normandy. Over twenty years experience in historical tourism.
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Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, France
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+33 6 12 84 57 47
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

We just scratched the surface on this tour, but so informative our Historian Sean knows the places to go and is very knowledgeable, would highly recommend these tours.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kerrie A
Reviewed May 10, 2018

My tow sons and I have just finished our sixth trip to Normandy. Four of the trips have been shared with Sean Claxton. We have become good friends in the process. Without a doubt he is a very accomplished historian on WW II. Each visit...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank LJTDDS
Reviewed March 29, 2018

My wife and spent the one day to give the landing sites with Sean. We were both moved by the experience and believe that Sean was able to make the battle personal by sharing stories of those involved. Neither my wife or I had a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank bradleyajay
Reviewed July 13, 2017

In 2012, my husband and I, with 2 other couples, had a private tour with Sean that was excellent. This June we took our grandson for a graduation trip, with my brother, sister in law and nephew, for a few days in Normandy. I contacted...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank trish p
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

In October last year we hired Sean to show us the sites and take us on a tour of the British Airborne sector in Normandy. Sean took us to the main DDay sites such as Pegasus Bridge, Merville Battery and the Airborne Museum at Benouville....More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SteveAndEm
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

In Sept 2016 we visited as a group of 14 to Normandy and booked Sean Claxton as tour guide.He was absolutely brilliant and was the highlight of our trip.He is a great character and we recommend him to anybody visiting Normandy.Thanks Sean. Dordan Waterford

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 19, 2016

We hired Sean for a one day tour focused on the American beaches. Our teenage sons are very interested in WWII history. He took us to places that we would never have known of or thought of visiting. He was extremely well prepared and always...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank vkbrennan
Reviewed October 2, 2015

We hired Sean for a full-day tour of D-Day sights, focused on the American sector. Sean was prompt with his arrival at our hotel, and started the day off immediately with interesting stories and background information. We only knew the "basics" of the D-Day invasion;...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank candj83
Reviewed August 1, 2015

My husband and I visited Normandy 10 years ago and happened to have Sean as our tour guide. We loved the tour and he took us to places that we would have never have found. We returned on July 5 with our children and was...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 228tedl
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Sean Claxton was just the best guide we could have had for our two very full days touring all the D Day beaches, except Sword, which we went to on our own on a third day. He told personal stories of the soldiers based on...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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