The striking Abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel is a medieval masterpiece situated in the city and island of Mont-Saint-Michel in Lower Normandy. It was one of the first UNESCO World Heritage Sites and remains a popular tourist draw. Built at a height of 80 meters it offers jaw-dropping views of the coast and bay. Visitors can explore the Romanesque and Gothic architecture in several rooms, as well as the salty seaside surroundings.
The Mémorial de Caen is a thought-provoking museum and war memorial in Caen, Normandy, France. It is packed with exhibitions, movies and war memorabilia commemorating World War II and the Battle for Caen.
The Fondation Claude Monet is a nonprofit organization which preserves the house and garden that once belonged to Impressionist painter, Claude Monet, when he resided in Giverny, France. It's the second most visited tourist site in Normandy after Mont Saint-Michel.
A medieval must-see by the beaches of Normandy
Feel like part of history inside a cinema that covers every angle
Put yourself in the shoes of a Norman during the hellish bombings of WWII
Live the Normandy Invasion at the Airborne Museum of Sainte-Mère-Eglise
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