Omaha Beach Memorial Museum

Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, France

The Omaha Beach Museum describes the history of the D-Day Landings on Omaha Beach in Normandy on 6 June 1944 during World War II. Located on Omaha Beach itself, 300m from the beach the museum showcases a large collection of uniforms, weapons, personal objects and vehicles. Dioramas, archival photographs, maps and thematic signs, as well as a film featuring veterans' testimonies, will guide you through the story of the D-day landings on Omaha and Pointe du Hoc.

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Founded: 1944
Category: Museums in France

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Gavin Mcgrail (7 months ago)
A peaceful and sombre place to be at .doesn't need much imagination to imagine the beach as it was in 1944
Marshall Williams (7 months ago)
This museum is awesome. There is so much history packed into this place. You can see everything from WWII and D-Day at this museum. It does cost to get in but I thought it was worth the money to see the history it had.
Mark Stoddart (8 months ago)
This place is a great way to honour the brave heroes we owe our lives to. An area that is well kept and well worth a visit in Normandy.
Paul Obinger (9 months ago)
Very informative for a small museum. Had a good movie too. Worth the $.
Björn Deprest (9 months ago)
This museum doesn't give you a wide view of D-day. As the name suggests it's about landing in Omaha Beach. The 20 min video with real footage is the best thing in the museum
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