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Normandy American Cemetery & Memorial

Saint Laurent Sur Mer, 14710 Colleville-sur-Mer, France
+33 2 31 51 62 00
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Overlooking Omaha Beach, the launching point of the U.S. invasion of Normandy, this cemetery contains the graves of 9,386 American soldiers who died at Normandy and a touching memorial to another 1,557 whose bodies were never recovered.
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Saint Laurent Sur Mer, 14710 Colleville-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the area beaches and the Cemetery with family; adult children and young ones, too. A remarkable place, with beautiful white markers on each grave, including those unknown. We were able to watch a group of volunteers in a dedication ceremony in front of...More

Thank 4our_trips
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just spent the day with Christophe Rault on a private tour with my our family (13, 16, and parents). Was very informative and personalized the tour for whatever you are most interested in. We requested the Juno Beach from the Canadian perspective. From the moment...More

Thank AnitaMGray
Reviewed 1 week ago

Museums and sites in France close to new arrivals 45 minutes before official closing time. Watch out and plan accordingly!

Thank 821george
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a full day tour from LeHavre from Arromanches to Omaha Beach, including the American Cemetery. This was a tour I will not forget, to walk along the routes that our American soldiers took to liberate the French. Such a beautiful area today, hard to...More

Thank ginnfizz
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cemetery, with its beautiful location, museum and excellent, professional guides, is as important to Americans as any battlefield memorial in the US or around the world. This reminder of sacrifice and the pursuit of peace is so important. An essential visit for persons of...More

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a semi private tour with Paris Picks our of Caen. Half day tour which we knew would only give highlights but we were pressed for time. Went in the am to avoid afternoon crowds (good decision) and the rest of our small van...More

Thank Travelwithteenboys
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bus ride to the actual beach landing area is about 2 hours from Le Havre (where the cruise ship docks). The guide did a great job describing the war factions and giving all of us a brief history of what the world was like...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visualizing the sacrifice for freedom more than any number on a piece of paper ever could! For comparison also visit the german cementary a few km away in La Cambe the difference in expression is very thought provoking! Very happy i brought my kids -...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You cannot remain unmoved by the chilling view of so many spent lives - goo and feel it: I shall not return - once is enough: I will not forget it: we must not forget the price of war

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply sobering. Walking among these memorials to the cost and sacrifice of war, and saving Europe from fascism should be high on anyone's list. Feeling the top of the cross and understanding that the young man gave his life trying to take down Hitler will...More

Thank 3rdCoastHighlander
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Mary K
22 May 2017|
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Response from Yvonne D | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a museum there very interesting, showing actual films, just sit and listen, gives you time to think about what they went through , hope the s helps you x
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patty205
12 April 2017|
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Response from Gina W | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We took a bus tour from Paris with Paris City Vision tours. It was a 3 hour trip from Paris.
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SHANNON M
26 March 2017|
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Response from Daniel F | Reviewed this property |
Another note to keep in mind, they are very strict with the closing time. So if you are on one end and it's close to the time they close, then make your way back.
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