World War II Museum & Sights - D-Day

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One of the major historic events in Europe was the D-day landing in France (Normandy) during World War II. European Tourist Guide have found a lot of interesting museums and tourist sights that focus on this landing Therefore we have created this special section regarding the D-day landing.

Western Europe

France - West - Normandy - D-day 

Cherbourg (Normandy)

 
Museum of the Liberation 
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board
- D-Day museum
- Fort du Roule - Cherbourg
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Museum of Freedom
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- The occupation
- Quinéville - Cherbourg
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Battery of Azeville
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board 
- a part of the Atlantic Wall
- Azeville - Quinéville - Cherbourg
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  Batterie de Crisbecq
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- Saint Marcouf de L'Isle
- D-Day battleground - Atlantic Wall
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  Expo Patton
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board
- read more on Manche Tourisme
- D-Day museum  
- Nehou - Cherbourg
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  Orglandes - German War Cemetery
- a part of German War Grave Commission
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board 
- 10,152 German war graves 
- Orglandes - Valognes - Cherbourg
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Airborne Museum
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board  
- D-Day museum  
- Sainte-Mère-Eglise - Cherbourg
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Museum of the Landing at Utah Beach
- a part of ABMC
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- D-Day museum
- Sainte Marie du Mont - Cherbourg
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  Utah Beach French Memorial
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- D-Day memorial
- Sainte Martin de Varreville
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Caen - Bayeux (Normandy)

 
Museum of the Rangers
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board
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- D-Day museum
- Grandcamp-Maisy - Caen
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Point de Hoc - German Strongpoint
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- D-Day open-air museum
- Grandcamp-Maisy - Caen 
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Point de Hoc Memorial
- a part of ABMC  
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- D-Day memorial
- Grandcamp-Maisy - Caen 
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Maisy Battery
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board 
- read more on Normandy Memoire  
- D-Day site
- Grandcamp-Maisy - Caen 
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La Cambe - German War Cemetery
- a part of German War Grave Commission
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- 21,500 German war graves 
- La Cambe / Isigny - Caen
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  Dead Man's Corner Museum
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- D-Day museum 
- Saint-Côme-du-Mont  - Carentan
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  Museum D-day Omaha
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- Vierville-sur-Mer - Caen
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Omaha Beach Memorial Museum
 - 6 June 1944

- read more on Normandy Tourist Board
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- D-Day museum
- Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer - Caen
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  Normandy
- American Cemetery & Memorial

- a part of ABMC
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- 9,387 US war graves - Omaha Beach  
- Colleville-sur-Mer - Caen
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Normandy Battle Museum
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- read more on Bessin Normandie 
- D-Day museum 
- Bayeux - Caen
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Museum Memorial General de Gaulle
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- D-Day museum
- Bayeux
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  Bayeux Memorial & War Cemetery
- a part of the CWGC
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- 4,648 CW War graves 
- Bayeux
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  Beny-Sur-Mer Memorial & War Cemetery
- a part of the CWGC
- World War II memorial - 2,030 war graves 
- Reviers - Bayeux
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Battery de Longues
- German Artillery Battery

- a part of Chemins de Memoire
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- D-day bunkers with the guns intact
- Longues-sur-Mer - Caen
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  Museum of Underwater Explorations
- A part of Chemins de Memoire
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- D-day remains found on the D-day seabed
- Port en Bessin - Longues-sur-Mer - Caen
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D-day Landing Museum - Arromanches 
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board
- also a part of 1944 - Battle of Normandy
- D-Day museum & Artificial harbour
- Arromanches Les Bain - Caen - W
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Arromanches 360° - Cinema
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- also a part of 1944 - Battle of Normandy  
- D-day 360 degrees projection cinema 
- Arromanches Les Bain - Caen 
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  Juno Beach Centre
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- D-Day museum
- Courseulles-sur-Mer - Caen
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American "Gold Beach" Museum
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- D-Day museum
- Ver sur Mer - Caen
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Museum Radar - German Radar Station
- a part of Chemins de Memoire
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- D-Day museum & sight 
- Douvres la Delivrande - Caen
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  La Delivrande - British War Cemetery
- a part of the CWGC
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- D-day memorial site - 879 war graves
- Douvres la Delivrande - Caen
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Museum No 4 Commando
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- D-Day museum 
- Ouistreham - Caen
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  French Commando Memorial - Kieffer monument - La Flamme
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- D-Day memorial 
- Ouistreham - Caen
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Le Grand Bunker Museum
 - Museum of the Atlantic Wall

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- D-Day museum - Command bunker
- Ouistreham - Caen
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  Site Hillman
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- D-Day museum - German bunker

- Colleville-Montgomery - Caen
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Pegasus Bridge
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-
a vital bridge during D-day
- Ranville - Caen
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Museum of the Battery of Merville
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-
D-day museum - German bunkers
- Merville-Franceville - Caen
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  Battery Mont Canisy
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-
D-day museum - German bunkers
- Bénerville sur Mer - Trouville-sur-Mer
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  St. Desir War Cemetery
- a part of the CWGC
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- 598 Commonwealth war graves
- Saint-Désir - Lisieux
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  St. Desir-de-Lisieux German War Cemetery
- a part of German War Grave Commission
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- War graves - 3,735 German war graves
- Saint-Désir - Lisieux 
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  St. Manvieu War Cemetery
- a part of the CWGC
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- 1,627 Commonwealth war graves
-
Cheux - Saint-Manvieu-Norrey - Caen
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Memorial Caen Normandy
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- D-Day museum
- Caen
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  Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery
- a part of the CWGC
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- 2,030 Commonwealth war graves
-
Banneville-la-Campagne - Caen
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Museum of the Battle of Tilly
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board 
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- D-Day museum
- Tilly-sur-Seulles - Caen
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  Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery
- a part of the CWGC
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- War graves - 945 Commonwealth graves 
- Tilly-sur-Seulles  
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  Bretteville-Sur-Laize
 - Canadian War Cemetery

- a part of the CWGC
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- 2,958 Canadian war graves - The Falaise Gap
- Bretteville-Sur-Laize- Cintheaux - Falaise
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  Urville-Langannerie - Polish War Cemetery
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- War graves- The Falaise Gap
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Grainville-Langannerie - Urville - Falaise
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Aout 44
- "Battle of the Falaise Gap" Museum

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- D-day breakout - The Falaise Gap
- Falaise - Caen
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closed
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  Vimoutiers - Tiger Tank
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- D-day breakout - The Falaise Gap

- Vimoutiers
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Memorial of Montormel
- read more on Normandy Tourist Board 
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- D-day breakout - The Falaise Gap
- Word War II museums & memorial 
- Montormel - Argentan
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The Bocage Breakout Museum
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- D-Day museum  
- Saint-Martin-des-Besaces - Caen
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Evreux 

 
  Museum "June 44"
- a part of the city L’Aigle
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-
D-day museum
- L’Aigle
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Alençon

 
  Gateys French War Cemetery
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- Radon - Alençon
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  General Leclerc Monument
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- Alençon
- Word War II memorial  
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Avranches - Vire - Saint-Lo

 
  Marginy - German War Cemetery
- a part of German War Grave Commission
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- 11,169 German war graves 
-
La Chapelle-en-Juger - Marigny - Saint Lo
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  Saint-Charles-de-Percy War Cemetery
- a part of the CWGC
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- 786 CW War graves 
- Saint-Charles-de-Percy
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  American War Cemetery - Britanny
- a part of ABMC
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- 4,410 US war graves & memorial
- St. James - Avranches
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  Mont-de-Huisnes - German War Cemetery
- a part of German War Grave Commission
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- Huisnes-sur_mer  - Avranches
- War graves - 11,956 German war graves 
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Saint Malo - Saint Brieuc

 
  Memorial 39/45 - Fort de la Cité d'Alet
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- Word War II museum
- Saint-Malo
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  Museum 39-45
- Word War II museum
- Léhon - Dinan - St. Malo
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