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Airborne Museum Admission Ticket
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The Airborne Museum, situated in the square of Sainte-Mere-Eglise, a few miles from D-Day landing beaches, facing the church where John Steele famously was caught, relates the heroic adventure of paratroopers of the 82nd and 101st Airborne Division...more
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14 rue Eisenhower, 50480 Sainte-Mere-Eglise, France
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+33 2 33 41 41 35
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The exhibits were so realistic, and the displays were well done. I wished I had had more time to spend here, but it was part of a full day excursion, so I had a time deadline. The headsets made the experience more enjoyable too. Well...More

Thank 960mnelson
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best WW 2 museums I have been to. The attention to detail, the personal accounts and the tragedy that is war are all depicted in a remarkable way. The exhibits are first class but perhaps more emotive are the individual histories of...More

Thank 458terencew
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic museum. This was the first of the D-Day museums that we visited during our 4 day stay in the area. We found it to be very comprehensive and informative. I would definitely include it as a must see visit for anyone visiting the area...More

Thank Charlotte J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is a 'must do' when in the region. Probably one of the most complete musea on WWII in Normandy. Focusses on the heroes of the 101 and 82 Airborne Divisions but also delivers a broader view on Operation Overlord and WWII. Interactive and...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last at this museum about four years ago. Thought it was fantastic then and it's gotten even better. Maps, audio guides and treasure hunt provided at the start. Lots of different buildings to explore. Lots of little treasures hidden along the way with the photo...More

Thank annapmclarke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great museum, even after visiting a huge number of museums already on our trip. The displays are interesting and well thought out. The interactive guide is great, not just for kids. There are some interesting videos along the way too. Not sure...More

1  Thank chowso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I added Utah Beach and Ste Mere Eglise to our itinerary at the last minute - we were driving up from Mont St. Michel and had about 5 hours for Utah Beach before everything closed. So glad we did this and I wish we had...More

1  Thank GirlScout238
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the best museums to see all the equipment and get a great perspective of what really went on during and just after D-Day. There are a lot of museums in Normandy, but plan to visit this one (and spend at least...More

1  Thank Brian O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love WWII history and Airborne Operations then you will absolutely love this museum. It is loaded with artifacts, personal stories and interactive exhibits dedicated to the Paratroopers and the Airborne Operations of D Day. This place really does an amazing job. As a...More

1  Thank benton2569
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must see museum if you are traveling to the Normandy area and visiting the invasion beaches. Although I have studied and read many books about Operation Overload, etc.. you cannot fully comprehend the bravery of these young men who fought to liberate France from...More

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Diane M
16 April 2017|
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Response from Maria R | Reviewed this property |
If you have a relative who fought as a member of the Airborne then definitely visit this museum! It is a truly wonderful experience and certainly worth it if you have the time. If your relative fought elsewhere in the area... More
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OldNewcastle
23 December 2016|
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Response from dgbg100106 | Reviewed this property |
We also booked a tour thru Overlord and the museum was covered in the tour
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OldNewcastle
22 December 2016|
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Response from J_Machado22 | Reviewed this property |
Is not far but should rent a car or a transfer. I did by rented car.
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