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Tickets for La Cité de la Mer

Board a nuclear sub, visit a huge aquarium, and take a virtual deep-sea journey

La Cité de la Mer
Open Today 10:00 - 18:00
Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
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Wheelchair accessible: Special welcoming room inside the submarine for people with reduced-mobility
Audio guide: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Smartphone tickets accepted

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Overview

Highlights

  • Step inside the world's largest nuclear ballistic missile submarine that's open to the public, a jewel of the French Navy
  • Visit The Ocean of the Future, where multimedia displays and stunning aquariums span an entire 3 floors, including the 11 m deep abyssal aquarium
  • Relive Cherbourg emigrants' Atlantic crossing in Titanic, Return to Cherbourg, and get a sense of the lives of those who wanted to reach the new world

Description

Visit five distinct zones with your ticket. Step inside a unique art-deco transatlantic liner terminal and discover man's mysterious adventures under the ocean while surrounded by unique architecture.

Get a sense of military life on a nuclear sub with access to all areas aboard le Redoutable, walk through the Gallery of Men and Machine where modern exploration vessels sit on display, and step back to 1944 and uncover Cherbourg's importance during the liberation of Europe.

Ticket

What's included

Full access to exhibitions and the submarine
Free audio guide for the visit of the submarine "Le redoutable"
Additional info

It's recommended to visit in the morning.

Amendment policy

  • Changes are not possible for this ticket

Venue

Opening hours

La Cité de la Mer
Thursday 10:00 - 18:00
Friday 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday 10:00 - 18:00
Monday 10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 18:00

How to get there

La Cité de la Mer
Allée du Président Menut, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France, 50100, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin
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Ratings & reviews

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D
Nov 21, 2019
Excellent
Very good experience. Lots to see. Titanic exhibition was fantastic as was the Redoubtable experience. The aquarium was amazing. Got to touch rays. This was good value for money. British museums...
Very good experience. Lots to see. Titanic exhibition was fantastic as was the Redoubtable experience. The aquarium was amazing. Got to touch rays. This was good value for money. British museums could learn a lot.
A
Sep 23, 2020
Excellent
tres belle visite
A
Jul 8, 2020
Excellent
Très bien pour les enfants

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