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Just round the corner from the museum

So many people fail to even pop into this wonderful memorial, even though droves go to the museum... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
LordNoddy
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Salisbury
Beautiful and powerful

This sober reminder that members of the press are often put in harm's way to report the news is... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Judi T
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Portland, Oregon
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Rue de Verdun / Rue de Cordeliers, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this garden of remembrance while visiting the D Day museum, strolled around and was moved by the number of names of reporters commemorated there.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nick B
Reviewed 26 July 2018

So many people fail to even pop into this wonderful memorial, even though droves go to the museum round the corner. It is poignant to see how many reporters died doing their job. What a brilliant way to remember them through this walkway of pillars....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

This sober reminder that members of the press are often put in harm's way to report the news is fittingly placed near the Museum of the Battle of Normandy. In addition to the reporters lost during WWII, there are markers leading up to today's conflicts....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Judi T
Reviewed 29 June 2018

So often these people are forgotten so nice to see a memorial to them. No one else was looking around.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Minkymonkey
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Good reminder that the Freedom of the Press is a freedom that costs many lives. Beautiful gardens. Worth the short stroll from the WWII museum across the street.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank maria t
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

I didn’t realize this memorial was here or even exactly what it was until I was in the middle of it. I walked across the street from the Battle of Normandy museum and didn’t pay attention to the sign. It was striking to see so...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dragonflytw65
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Memorials are all in chronological order and takes about 10 minutes or so to go through. Very beautiful garden area and nice to see some took the time to go erect these monuments.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

It is a fitting tribute to the reporters who lost their lives working in war zones. It is arranged in the year order and it is an eye-opener to the risk reporters put themselves in. It is a fitting tribute and very emotional. It is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 314peter
Reviewed 22 November 2017

The memorial garden for war correspondents is tasteful and respectful. I wish there was some kind of visitors' center with biographical data on those memorialized. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Truly thought provoking memorial to those war correspondents killed whilst letting the world know. Each year seems to have greater and greater numbers killed, but I suspect this may be because of better information. 1954 records Robert Capa who was on the beaches on D-Day...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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