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Pegasus Memorial (Memorial Pegasus)

avenue Major John Howard | Ranville, 14860 Ranville, France
+33 2 31 78 19 44
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Surround Yourself With History

Learn the story of the remarkable British Airborne soldiers who captured a vital bridge, and held... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amelia M
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Boston, MA
amazing museum

for anyone interested in the D-day landings this is the place to visit. Go and see the actual... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter M
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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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A memorial to the first British soldiers to arrive in Normandy who captured the Pegasus Bridge from the Nazis.
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avenue Major John Howard | Ranville, 14860 Ranville, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Learn the story of the remarkable British Airborne soldiers who captured a vital bridge, and held it - insuring D-Day was a success. The museum features articles and weapons used by the British soldiers. It tells the story piece by piece and also includes an...More

Thank Amelia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

for anyone interested in the D-day landings this is the place to visit. Go and see the actual landing sites of the gliders as well! An amazing history. Let us hope this does not need to happen again.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were travelling as a group of five and wanted to see the original Pegasus Bridge. We went into the museum and were given a guided tour by one of the staff. She was excellent and answered all of our questions both inside and outside...More

Thank ntimms
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a small museum but absolutely brilliant. There's so much to see and take in here. Full of facts and brilliantly tells the story of what happened here. Highly recommended.

Thank Lulu026
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If the 2nd World War is of any interest, then this is well worth a visit. It is both informative, interesting and cheap to get in.

Thank Airliebird9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Of all the D Day tours, you must visit here and relive the actual start of the D-Day offensive....Pegasus Bridge! Gives you a very good strat and understanding of the D- Day offensive and has many excellent artefacts,

Thank AHidler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having read about Pegasus Bridge I was keen to visist and was not let down. The museum was full of facts and the story about what happened on the day in June 1944. The actual bridge is very well presented along with some other tanks,...More

Thank raserfamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly, this is a place that you can take children - lots of history and reading etc., but also guns and grenades etc., on display. I know our boys would have loved it, back in the day. This is a well laid out museum and...More

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Allow a good couple of hours to visit this outstanding museum. The place is stuffed full of interesting and evocative exhibits and items associated with the incredibly moving story of the bravery and heroism of the young soldiers landing at Pegasus Bridge. Highly recommended.

Thank cocoBramhall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place relive the experience of the soldier and read the memrobilia of the location. Moving stories to be found and Displays are excellent well worth the viewing and do visit the rest of the area. Get a book very worthwhile./

Thank Donovan D
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lizzybiff51
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Response from The_Pilgrim_Mother | Reviewed this property |
yes.
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Oliver S
12 March 2016|
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Response from MartinJL | Reviewed this property |
At least a couple of hours.......There are exhibits outside, a short film to watch and other exhibits inside. Also worth visiting nearby Cafe Gondree.
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