Normandy Victory Museum

Battle of the hedgerows Museum in Carentan

Currently, the museum is open every day from 9.30am to 7pm. See full schedule

Push open the doors of history. Enter into the daily lives of soldiers and civilians during the 100 days following the Normandy landings.

The Normandy Victory Museum, museum of the battle of the hedges, invites you on a moving journey through a collection of over 15,000 authentic objects unearthed by the founders and presented in 27 hyper-realistic, sound-enhanced settings. Come and see what life was like for civilians and soldiers during the 100 days following D-Day and more particularly during the Battle of the Hedges. A visit for all ages during which for 1h30 to 3h depending on your level of curiosity, you will discover history in a fascinating way. To visit the Normandy Victory Museum is also to participate in the tribute paid to those who made history in Normandy. Soldiers or civilians, famous men and women or everyday heroes, they fought for our Freedom, let us not forget them. More about the visit.


20 and 21 July 2024

For two days and for the fourth edition of the COBRA 44 commemorative festival, the Normandy Victory Museum remembers the Battle of the Hedgerows and becomes an open-air museum. This event was organised by the Normandy region to mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day.

Re-enactment camp

An encampment of American and German re-enactors, including a group representing the 2nd Armoured Division, which took part in Operation Cobra in July 1944.

Field Kitchen

Representation of the Field Kitchen, logistics unit

Armoured units

Presence of armoured reconnaissance and infantry units

Signal corps

The Signal Corps will be there to present the means of communication, including radios and carrier pigeons.

Lively museum

Re-enactors will be on hand to bring the museum to life.

exposants cobra 44

Discover the full programme for the fourth Cobra 44 commemorative festival, including a re-enactment camp, book-signing sessions and events both inside and outside the museum.

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Museum entrance

Online tickets – Avoid queuing at the ticket office

Explore the museum at your leisure and avoid the queues at the ticket office with your online ticket.

Souvenir of the COBRA 44 festival in Normandy

Dodge tours

Two routes, two durations

Climb aboard a vintage military vehicle (DODGE WC51) for a guided excursion in the countryside and around the museum.

Memory of DDAY in Normandy

The 3 bunkers secret

Immersive experience

Follow the major stages of the D-Day landings in the Cotentin region and the Battle of Normandy, and test your brains in this time-travelling adventure.

A fun and cultural activity inspired by the principle of escape games.

The Normandy Victory Museum is also

A restaurant with a 40s decor

With our partner the A10 Canteen

Offers for private and professional groups


A souvenir store, decoration and militaria

Not to be missed, in the Top 3 museums, a must-see!

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