COBRA 44 – 2021 Edition
July 22 to 25, 2021 at the Normandy Victory Museum
A Rose Died in July, by Orian Ziad
When the curator of a museum asks a veteran about a helmet from the Second World War, the latter immediately recognizes the rose painted on this dented metal but also the fatal impact of a bullet. His memories take us to the front of the terrible battle of Normandy…
Duration: 19 mins
La cabane, by Maxime Chefdeville
At the end of June 1944, the Americans trampled in the Normandy countryside. As a group of soldiers prepare to cross a field, the Germans engage in combat. But an event stops the hostilities. In fact, a child has just appeared in the middle of the battlefield…
Duration: 15 mins
… upcoming events
[ Apr. 23 to May 20, 2024 ] The exhibition is extended!!! Discover the commitment of legendary actor Jean Gabin during the Second World War. An exhibition presented in partnership with the Musée Jean Gabin and the Musée des blindés de Saumur.
[ May 31 – June 9, 2024 ] An exceptional D-Day anniversary will take place in 2024. The whole of Normandy is mobilized to pay international tribute to those who reopened the gates of freedom in Europe. The Normandy Victory Museum is preparing a rich program for visitors. It will soon be online. Sign up to receive it.
[ 20 – 21 July 2024 ] For two days and for the fourth edition of the COBRA 44 festival, the Normandy Victory Museum commemorates the end of the Battle of the Hedges and becomes an open-air museum. The program will be online soon. Sign up to receive it.
Push open the doors of history
Visit the Normandy Victory Museum Museum of the Battle of the Hedges. We are in Normandy, Manche dpt, France