Mémorial de Caen

Highly recommended
The Memorial's building occupies the site of the command bunker of the German General W. Richter, who fought against British and Canadian troops on 6 June 1944. This "museum for peace" is a place of history and reflection on the close links between the rights of Man and the preservation of peace. Visitors are encouraged to undertake a journey back into the collective memory from 1918 to the present day.

Useful information

Address:

Esplanade Gén.-Eisenhower, 14050 Caen

Phone:

+33 2 31 06 06 44

Price:

19.50 € (-10 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

7 Feb-11 Nov: 9am-7pm; rest of year: daily except Mon (except Christmas school hols) 9.30am-6pm - closed 3 weeks in Jan, 25 Dec

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