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I was awestruck by the sacrifice. I thought of my father and family members who fought in WWII... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fillmore, California
Normandy monument D Day

We found in France, Belgium and The Netherlands so many cemetaries where the fallen are honoured... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Durham, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was awestruck by the sacrifice. I thought of my father and family members who fought in WWII. So many gravestones. This is an important place to visit to remember.

Thank TravelingAnnK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found in France, Belgium and The Netherlands so many cemetaries where the fallen are honoured and buried when the battle took place and where they lost their lives. Row upon row of young men of all nationalities, a whole generation. Emotional whether it was...More

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is hard to walk though the cemetery without chocking up at the terrible cost of the battle to gain a foothold in Europe. Every grave holds a true hero!

Thank Rusty H
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Part of a visit of the Normandy landing beaches. One of the highlights of such a tour, with rows upon rows of simple white crosses. The rest of the site is also well worth the visit.

Thank Francoise-S-11b
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

To go through the presentations in the Memorial, and then to tour the Cemetery will put a lump in every patriotic American. After this experience you should feel very proud to be an American. I saw two groups of French school children there learning history...More

Thank G4510WCjohnl
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Visiting the American cemetery is both a moving and stunning experience. To see thousands of crosses in perfect rows brings home the sacrifices made by so many, but at the same it is beautiful to see how well maintained and organised this cemetery is. A...More

Thank Benno Z
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Being here was very emotional. The memorial is incredible. To see all of the crosses just gives a sense of the amount of lives lost during WWII in this area.

Thank Deb W
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Try to plan your day to be here at 5:00 PM to hear taps as the flags are lowered. You’ve seen it in pictures and movies, but until you’ve seen it in person you haven’t felt it. My salute was insignificant for what these wonderful...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Stunning, breathtaking, peaceful, overwhelming: it was such an experience walking through the memorial building, listening to all those names. The outside area is so quiet pays onour to those who died for our freedom. I was almost in tears trying to figure out what they...More

Thank antomik2014
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

I was amazed at how perfect it all was. A beautiful outstanding immense monument on the cemetery grounds. Perfect lawns, mindblowing amount of white crosses, beautiful gardens. The whole experience was perfect. Parking lot not too far away. Free entry

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