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Nice view rom here

The view is really nice from here. Standing on a plane of stone you see the Fallaise, the church... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Volker N
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Cologne, Germany
Tall monument with some brief history

If you are visiting Les Jardins D'Etretat then you will see this next to it. I won't take long... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
adman020
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Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Monument Nungesser et Coli, Étretat, France a monument to 2 pilots grand aeronautical dreams of landing a plane in front of the Statue of Liberty New York. Their plane the L'Oiseau Blanc or white bird dissappeared en route in 1927, their fate a great mystery...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

The view is really nice from here. Standing on a plane of stone you see the Fallaise, the church and the sea. Nice. I quiet liked the little museum as well. Paintimgs, famous visitors and the bathing traditions of the last centuries

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

If you are visiting Les Jardins D'Etretat then you will see this next to it. I won't take long. There are some boards in English/French showing the history taking place here.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

A different type of monument made up of the concrete plan of their plane,and the upward curved shape. All the information is clearly shown at the site.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Paul K
Reviewed October 22, 2017

To reach this part (from the seaside), is easier compared to the other side (Falaise d'Etretat), as there are some very convenient steps. It took about 10 minutes to reach the top and we were happy with the views and explanations given on the monument.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

This monument is located 100 meters behind the church. More interesting is the old monument next to this new one. The old monument is made of concrete in the form of an airplane. The germans destroyed it during the war, but it is interesting to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

nothing special in that monument an ordinary monument, you will visit once you reach the top of etretat

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

We were visiting the area with other seniors touring France on a river cruise. This was one of our stops and it was just beautiful. We had an opportunity to take great pictures of this wonderful memorial. Very simple but very moving.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank MaryannF650
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Sure, you came up here to see the gorgeous sea scene loved by the Impressionists and everyone else. (Outdoor landscape painting started with the invention of the paint tube, and the Impressionists were early adopters of the technology). You can learn the history and details...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

I am ashamed to say that I had not previously heard of these two flying pioneers before my visit. We came to look at the fabulous view of Etretat and found this touching memorial. There are signs giving the history of these early fliers both...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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