The visit

Cultural season

In addition to permanent visits, the Memorial offers various cultural and historical events. The objective of these exhibits is:  

  • To offer a better understanding of the Second World War;
  • To increase awareness about the final stages of the battle of Normandy.

Below listed events are free of charge unless otherwise noted. The annual program is available upon request.

Season 2011

 Battlefield tours

Battlefield tours - upon reservation. Meetings take place in front of the Memorial at 2:30 PM

  • Chambois and Montormel: the Poles
    Saturday, July 9th 
  • Le Bourg Saint Léonard: the Americans
    Saturday, August 6th
  • Trun and Saint Lambert: the Canadians
    Saturday, Septembrer 10th


  • Une minute encore
    Saturday, May 14th, 8:30 PM - Church of Coudehard


  • Installation, by Olivier Thiebaut
    From June 24th to September, 19th
  • Exhibition "Hommes en tout genre" by Olivier Thiebaut and Martine Gasnier
    From June 24th to July 24th - Church of Coudehard


  • Accordion-Cello duo by Raphaël Pidoux and Elodie Soulard
    Friday June 17th, 8:30 PM - Church of Coudehard

Outdoor movie

Beginning of the movie at nightfall, behind the monument

  • The Longest Day (Darryl F.Zanuck)
    Friday, July 15th
  • Katyn (Andrzej Wadja)
    Friday, August 12nd

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