We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Musee du debarquement

Place du 6 Juin, 14117 Arromanches-les-Bains, France
+33 2 31 22 34 31
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 118.29*
and up
Mémorial de Caen Museum Admission and Guided Tour of D-Day Sites from Caen
More Info
USD 163.12*
and up
D-Day Tour Including Guided Visit of the Mémorial de Caen Museum, Lunch and...
More Info
USD 217.91*
and up
Normandy D-Day Battlefields and Beaches Day Trip
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mulberry harbour” (117 reviews)
“small museum” (35 reviews)
LOCATION
Place du 6 Juin, 14117 Arromanches-les-Bains, France
CONTACT
Website
+33 2 31 22 34 31
Write a ReviewReviews (1,416)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 505 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting place, good range of models and displays, hasn't changed much since I last came here 20 years ago

Thank James K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I couldn’t believe how Mulberry Harbour came into being. The work involved was incredible and the transporting of these huge concrete structures beggars believe, gives a whole new concept of Britannia Rules The Waves because we did. The waves were kept at bay in this...More

Thank Barbar R
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Great place to visit, if you have children then probably 8+. The museum has a lot of interesting detail of the why, how, when and where the whole project was achieved. Some of the details of what went on, make you wonder how they managed...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Too bad that this top notch historical site is being served by an old fashioned museum like this. Arromanches deserves better. I hate to say this but it is not worth the entrance fee if compared with other museums in the area. Nevertheless, the town...More

Thank Erik1964
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This museum and view point of the harbour gives a good understanding of the ingenuity of the engineers that had to design and float these things across the channel. the two videos they show at the start and finish really help you understand what you...More

Thank Jerome P
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a small museum that describes the planning for logistics of getting troops, equipment, tanks, supplies into Normandy after the invasion and the creation of the artificial floating Mulberry Harbor. Everyone is familiar with the D-Day invasion but the logistics after the invasion is...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This museum explains how the Mulberry Harbour was built and used so is a bit different from many of the other D-Day museums in the area. Worth a visit.

Thank RobertFGCarter
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The story of the floating harbour built in just days after the D-Day invasion in June 1944 is truly epic. And the layout and situation of this museum is the perfect place to learn about it. Huge picture windows all along the side look straight...More

Thank Dick L
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The story of the “instant harbor” created at Arromanches is less well-known to most Americans than the stories of storming Omaha Beach. In order to prevent the carnage that would have resulted from trying to wrest the established harbors at Le Havre or Cherbourg away...More

Thank SailorToo
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The landings museum or Musee du Debarquement is located in Arromanches-les-Bains, approx 45 mins drive from the ferry port at Caen. There is a car park linked with the museum (paid parking), or, park in one of the very nearby residential streets for free. The...More

Thank Frodo848
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Arromanches-les-Bains
Hotel de Normandie
267 reviews
.06 km away
Hotel de la Marine
511 reviews
.10 km away
Hotel D'arromanches
74 reviews
.10 km away
Le Mulberry
197 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Recto Verso
318 reviews
.15 km away
Brasserie d'en face
476 reviews
.07 km away
Les P'tites Assiettes
274 reviews
.26 km away
La Maison Du 6
112 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Remains Mulberry Harbour
863 reviews
.02 km away
Arromanches 360
1,485 reviews
.27 km away
Les Falaises d'Arromanches
162 reviews
.12 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Roy K
2 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from CraterCornwall | Reviewed this property |
The guides at this museum, are fluent in English, and will give you a personal tour and ensure the archive film is suitable for your group. Enjoy
0
Votes