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Airborne Museum Admission Ticket
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Airborne Museum Admission Ticket
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The Airborne Museum, situated in the square of Sainte-Mere-Eglise, a few miles from D-Day landing beaches, facing the church where John Steele famously was caught, relates the heroic adventure of paratroopers of the 82nd and 101st Airborne Division...more
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14 rue Eisenhower, 50480 Sainte-Mere-Eglise, France
+33 2 33 41 41 35
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Reviewed yesterday

this is the best place to start you visit to the debarquement sites and beaches. The museum is right in front of the church you can't miss it. The inside is well organized - a tablet helps kids to better understand the collection and the...More

Thank antomik2014
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A really good museum that brings some serious life into what those brave men did. For kids and adults they have a histopad that really does help kids understand just what happened .

Thank John C
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a fabulous Museum, well presented, great detail of events and brought to life with good exhibits, it tells the story of the turning point of WW11 in great detail and imagery, Allow yourself plenty of time to read about this remarkable event in...More

Thank chris s
Reviewed 6 days ago

The museum focuses on the paratroops. It is interesting but as the place is not huge it can get a bit crowded and you feel like as soon as you stop to read something someone is pushing to pass. The lay out is made so...More

Thank Survivory
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Airborne Museum with our tour guide. The museum is well laid out and clean with many original artifacts that are well preserved. We did not use the audio/video guide, but it looked excellent-on small tablets with pictures and explainations.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum gives an impressive insight in the airborne landings. It coveres all expects and has a realsize Waco glider. A must see if you are in the neighborhood.

Thank ebeekman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We particularly liked the 3rd building with sound and lights and animation. To do do over we'd have started with that one.

Thank Laurence D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good museum and if you are a history buff the museum in the area including this one is a great way to learn the local history

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Airborne Museum in Sainte-mere-Eglise is well worth a visit for two reasons. Firstly, the town is attractive (despite the dummy paratrooper hanging off the church tower) and secondly, because the museum is one of the best military museums I have visited (and there are...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum has in total 3 areas, which have been laid out extremely well. For anyone who is interested in the D-Day Landings in 1944 or if not historical facts then the initiative behind Band of Brothers series. This is a must see for everyone...More

Thank TravelNanna64
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Diane M
16 April 2017|
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Response from Maria R | Reviewed this property |
If you have a relative who fought as a member of the Airborne then definitely visit this museum! It is a truly wonderful experience and certainly worth it if you have the time. If your relative fought elsewhere in the area... More
24 December 2016|
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Response from dgbg100106 | Reviewed this property |
We also booked a tour thru Overlord and the museum was covered in the tour
22 December 2016|
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Response from J_Machado22 | Reviewed this property |
Is not far but should rent a car or a transfer. I did by rented car.
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