F.A.Q

Why is the armored tour no longer available?
We have decided to stop this activity for several reasons:

The significant cost of maintenance and operation.
The aging of the material
Ecological considerations related to the use of this type of very fuel-intensive machine.

We now offer two tours in vintage military vehicles around the museum. Themed tours commented by passionate guides. (See here).

How much does the entrance to the Normandy Victory Museum cost?
The entrance fee is € 9 at the full price. Children, teenagers, soldiers, teachers, people with reduced mobility, benefit from a reduced rate. All our prices are visible on this page. On the lookout for good deals? Remember to visit our tips page.
What are the museum hours?
You can see all the museum’s opening hours on this page: Our opening hours
Do you need to book to visit the museum?
For the simple visit of the museum (without guided tour): reservation is not compulsory

For Dodge tours: we advise you to book.

For the guided tour which takes place at certain times of the year only: we advise you to book as the capacity is limited to 30 people.

What means of payment are accepted at the entrance?

We accept

  • Cash (euro)
  • Bank card
  • ANCV, Kadéos holiday vouchers
  • Spot 50 youth card
  • We do not accept bank checks
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I have booked online, can I cancel if I am not available?
You can cancel your reservation taken online up to 48 hours before the start of the activity free of charge. The refund will be done automatically on the payment method you used.
How long does a visit take?
You can count between 1h30 and two hours depending on your degree of curiosity for the visit alone (excluding immersive experiences)
Is the museum accessible to children?
Absolutely. It is very important for us to welcome children and adapt to them. Moreover, we welcome many schoolchildren and one of our founders is a history teacher. For 2022 we will be implementing new activities and content especially for children.

The many returns from families show us that the youngest are interested and delighted with their visit. Indeed, the visual, sound and varied journey avoids monotony. The film projected in the landing craft (new for 2022) presented with animations is also accessible to children.

Consider taking advantage of the family package at € 30! (2 adults + 3 or 4 children) to be booked here: Buy a family ticket

Are retired soldiers entitled to the reduced rate for military personnel?
Yes. The reduced rate of 6 € is granted to soldiers, reservists, retired soldiers The museum is free for veterans and veterans (except groups).
Can we accumulate reductions?
In principle, special discounts and promotional offers cannot be combined. The best offer for you is then applied.
Can we visit the museum with a dog?
Our friends the dogs are accepted in the museum. We will of course ask you to keep your animal on a leash and to ensure that it does not annoy other visitors. We reserve the right to ask you to take the dog out in the event of behavior that may disturb our other visitors or damage the museum.
Where is the museum?
The Normandy Victory Museum is located in the town of Catz in La Manche, along the National 13. Our adress : Parc d’activité la Fourchette – Catz- 50500 Carentan-les-Marais – Normandy – France A few visitors have pointed out to us that their GPS struggles to find the museum.

  • If you are using Waze and Google map, enter the name directly: Normandy Victory Museum (this will bring you directly) If you are using an on-board GPS, enter the address PA La fourchette  – Catz – 50500 (municipality of Carentan-les-Marais).

In case of doubts:

  • If you come from Paris, Caen, Bayeux via the N13, after Isigny-sur-mer please take the Saint-hilaire-Petitville exit and then follow the brown indicative arrows.
  • If you come from Cherbourg, follow the direction of Carentan and take the Saint-hilaire-Petitville exit then follow the brown arrows.

Other access information here: https://normandy-victory-museum.fr/en/contact-us/

How much does parking cost?
Parking is free
Is it possible to eat near the museum?
Our partner, the A10 canteen restaurant is located within the museum and offers traditional cuisine, pizzas and hamburger for a very good value for money. You will enjoy a vintage Liberty decor that will allow you to extend the atmosphere of your visit. Find other places Find other places to eat near the museum on this page.

About “COVID”

Is the health pass asked?
The Vaccination Pass is no longer mandatory
Protocole sanitaire en vigueur
You can read the sanitary protocol on this page: https://normandy-victory-museum.fr/en/infos-covid-19/
Is the use of masks mandatory?
Wearing a mask is no longer compulsory.
Is the capacity limited in the museum?
Capacity is no longer limited.
Is the capacity limited in the store?
Capacity is no longer limited.

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