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Le Mémorial - Un Museé pour la Paix

(Caen Peace Museum)


A large museum in the capital of Normandy, Caen, France. This museum is part of the "D-Day L'Affrontement" ("D-Day the right cause") route in Normandie. This is one of the 8 tourist routes that guide you through the Normandy battlefields. You can find information on these routes with most of the tourist offices.The routes are very well signed.

Esplanade D.D. Eisenhouwer
14066 Caen-Cedex
Phone: 02 31 06 06 44


It gives a general description of period after 1918. Is focuses on the events that took place in June/August 1944 in Normandy France.

Opening hours:

Opened daily from 09:00 to 19:00. Between May 12 and September 19, the museum is opened from 09:00 to 21:00.

  The museum (June 1994)



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