Normandy Tank Museum

Catz, France

Normandy Tank Museum presents a great collection of American military vehicles from the Second World War. It is located on the historic site of the airfield A10 built from June 15th till June 18th, 1944 by the 826th Battalion of Air Engineering, to receive the first devices P47 Thunderbolt, on June 19th during the day.

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Avenue du Cotentin, Catz, France
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Category: Museums in France

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Helen Myhill (2 years ago)
Nice place to take family. The museum was very good with plenty of English explanation of it exhibits. A little disappointed as it indicated part of it exhibits were dedicated to women of the war but all we could see were a couple of pictures without any explanation.
Andrea Dellassette (2 years ago)
Interestinfg the way to follow the path of the first days of France liberation from German invasion. We had the tour on a living tank: enjoying!
Ronan McDonnell (2 years ago)
Really surprised by this place. Passed it every year by the road to the ferry, but out of necessity (holy day - everywhere closed) we stopped this year. Great food, interesting museum, excellent military and surplus shop, exciting tank rides. Great place!
Alexander Weir (2 years ago)
Excellent collection, apparently started by three collectors deciding to pool their resources, also very good restaurant and other facilities for children's entertainment.
Dave Smith (2 years ago)
Great afternoon out, vastly improved since the change of ownership. Kids took a ride in a tank and were fascinated by the museum element. Bonus is that there's a few bits you can pick up and touch which the young ones obviously loved.
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