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A Gold Mine of historical events all occurred here. As this was the first place to be liberated by The Allies, its a good place to kickstart your tour. Fascinating. A person could spend an entire day here; a visit to the Cafés, information monuments...More
On the 6th of June 1944 181 men in 6 gliders embarked on operation Deadstick .The capture of Benouville bridge which crosses the Caen canal . It was the start of Hitlers demise in
Europe and the start of the liberation of France .The attack...More
The stories need to be told, and when you stand in the middle of history and learn the heroism of what happened at the Pegasus Bridge it moves you almost to tears. It is a reminder that men who are normally quiet and peaceful can...More
A really poignant place full of history. Really well preserved and well presented. Well worth a trip by anyone with an interest in history. It's easy to navigate and there's lots to see if you don't want to spend a few Euros on the museum....More
The story surrounding the bridge and the families connection is interesting and the connection to the parachute regiment is obvious, the food served was pleasant, the only thing is the staff.
Madam takes the title very seriously and certainly lived up to the name,not big...More
My husband and I visited the museum on our way to the Normandy Beaches. We found the museum to be well planned, informative and interesting. We left the museum with a respect for all of those involved. Thought provoking morning. Definitely worth a visit
This memorial is so emotional it is hard not to be affected by the bravery of all those that took part in capturing and holding this and other bridges in the area. This, the D-day beaches and their memorials and also the cemetery's on all...More
You could spend hours in the museum, such is the volume and quality of the artifacts on display. The large exhibits outdoors are awe inspiring too. Overall, this is highly recommended to anyone touring the area.