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The town of Bayeux, in Normandy, lies 30 kilometres north-west of Caen. Bayeux War Cemetery is situated in the south-western outskirts of the town on the by-pass (D5), which is named Boulevard Fabian Ware. On the opposite side of the road stands the...more
9 boulevard Fabian Ware | in front of the Museum of the Battle of Normandy, 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This cemetery for the British soldiers killed during the invasion of Normandy is less well known than the American cemetery but should be seen first for two reasons. First, as large as it is, it helps to put the American cemetery in perspective. Second, the...More

Thank DownhillSkier67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your doing the D-day beaches this is one of the places to visit, just to stand there and see row after row of headstones from all the countries involved in this war on both sides just goes to prove the real futility of war

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 days in Normandy visiting the beaches part of our trip took us to the British War Cemetery which was not far from where we were staving in Bayeux .We found Bayeux a great base The tourist office was first class nothing was...More

Thank Johnn000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This site is definitely worth your time! A short walk from the nearby Museum of the Battle of Normandy, this small cemetery is the final resting spot for British and German soldiers who fell near Bayeux. I expected to see British graves but the presence...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautifully kept cemetery. well worth a visit to honour our WW2 heroes. Emotive and respectful place to be.

Thank W5512
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are d day nuts so biased but this is well worth a visit to just sense the sacrifice . If you want to follow certain regiments this is a must

Thank thedarchman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Commonwealth war Graves Commission do a wonderful job of maintaining these cemetaries, and this one is no exception. It is a wonderfully peaceful final resting place for D-Day heroes who gave their lives.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a week touring WW1 and WW2 battlefields and visited many cemeteries. I believe it is important to pay respects to those who lost their lives. This is a lovely and quiet place to honor the dead of WW2.

Thank murphey1030
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very moving experience. Extremely well kept memorial to those who died during the Normandy campaign. Also very modest and quiet. A place for reflection.

Thank KLBTraveller
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We visited whilst staying in Normandy as thought it would be right to do so. The cemetery is kept extremely neat and all headstones are clean. It was a real eye opener seeing it all yourself, some headstones had no names, some were 17,18,19 years...More

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May 12, 2017|
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Response from CorinthianExeter | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if this is a bit late, but we stayed in the Premier Classe in Bayeux, about €42 a night for a room (didn't bother with breakfast but I've heard it's good). It's clean and comfortable and about 10 minutes walk from... More
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Response from Austimum | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I do not know. But would assume no due to the nature of the site.
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Response from cwk2000 |
all british graves war in france and belgium both first and second war are free and a real must see