Discover D-Day Experience


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D-DAY EXPERIENCE

D-Day Experience will make you live D-Day alongside the American paratroopers. Relive all the preparations for June 6, 1944 invasion with Lieutenant Colonel Wolverton, before embarking on a genuine C-47. Then, immerse youself in the heart of the fightings through nominative objects and attached story of their owner. You will then discover that their story is closely linked to ours.

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DEAD MAN’S CORNER

The house in which is established the museum is a historical place. It was the headquarters of the famous German paratroopers of the 6th Regiment. This building was the subject of a tug of war opposing the men of the 101st Airborne  Division to the fearsome “Green Devils”. Go back to 1944 as you visit this restored house as the exact state as when the Germans occupied it.

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OUTDOOR AREA

The land outside the museums covers an area of 10 000sq where you can see various historical items such as the legendary 88mm German gun, beach obstacles including a Czech hedgehog, the one of the five steel gates still remaining in the world to date, the Stuart tank and also the Airborne Wall Memorial, the monument honoring the airborne troops and crew members of the C-47.

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3D Movie Theater

Immerse yourself in the dramatic hours of the invasion thanks to our 3D movie – an unforgettable experience for everyone! The parachute drops, the seaborne assault, the battle of Carentan: you will relive the events alongside the Allied troops through our 36-minute long documentary, screened in a theater featuring the latest technologies. Relive History from a different point of view!


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