Visit Normandy – Useful information

Many museums can be visited, specialized in different fields and sectors, to better understand the stakes and evolution of the battle of the landing and the Battle of Normandy. Below is a map of the different museums.

Location and address of museums

Image : Carte des musées sur la Bataille de Normandie

Numerous military cemeteries can be visited in Normandy. Below is a map of cemeteries and stelae dedicated to the memory of those who fell during the Second World War.

Photos of Normandy military cemeteries

Cemetery location and contact details


Image : Carte des cimetières militaires en Normandie

There are many vestiges of the Atlantic Wall in Normandy. I suggest you discover a number of them, whether they are former radar stations, coastal artillery batteries or fortified positions. Below is a map of the different sites of the Atlantic Wall in Normandy.


Image : Carte des vestiges du Mur de l'Atlantique en Normandie

Your trip to Normandy already planned!

To simplify the preparation of your trip on the landing beaches, and to make sure you do not miss anything essential places of the battle of Normandy, the site D-Day Overlord presents you proposals of course. Choose a type of course below depending on the time you have available:

Flash trip (one day)

Short stay (2 days)

Medium stay (3 days)

Long stay (4 days)

Accommodation: hotels, bed and breakfasts, camping.

The D-Day Overlord site presents a list of accommodation in Normandy to facilitate your stay on the spot: hotels, bed and breakfasts, camping…

Car rental

Move at your own pace through the historical area of the Battle of Normandy by renting the car of your choice. Click here to find out more.

Documentation, maps, guides to prepare a trip in Normandy.

This link presents several books that will make you discover the historical area of Normandy.