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Musée du mur de l'Atlantique, Ouistreham

(Atlantikwall museum, Ouistreham )


In the town of Ouistreham , Normandy, France, not far from the sea. This museum is part of the "D-Day Le Choc" ("D-Day the collision") 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.

Musée du mur de l'Atlantique
Boulevard du 6 juin
Ouistreham Riva Bella 14150
+33-02-31972869 of +33-02-31975382 (telephone)


The museum is in the special commandbunker of the German Army Gunsite "Heeres Küsten Batterie Riva Bella". The museum gives a good impression the live inside a German bunker. Outside the bunker some large items are displayed. Among the displayed items are:

Opening hours:

February 12 - November 15, daily from 10:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 18:00
June 1- September 30, daily from 09:00 - 19:00


The museum is in the former commandbunker of the Heeres Küsten Batterie Riva Bella.


De Heeres-Einheits-Schutzlüfters (H.E.S) Anlage of the bunker. This part was used for filtering the air in case of a gas attack.

Look for more information on the Atlantikwall Web Site.



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