Sights & Attractions in Normandy

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Things to Do in Caen

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Abbaye aux Dames
The Abbaye aux Dames was founded by William the Conqueror's wife...
Religious Sites Caen
 
Abbaye aux Hommes
Caen's finest church, of cathedral proportions, is part of the...
Religious Sites Caen
 
Château Ducal
Looming on a mound ahead of the church is the château—the ruins...
Castles / Palaces Caen
 
Hôtel d'Escoville
A good place to begin exploring Caen is the Hôtel d'Escoville...
Houses / Mansions Caen
 
Mémorial
The Mémorial, an imaginative museum erected in 1988 on the north...
Museums / Galleries Caen
 
Musée de Normandie
Set in the mansion built for the castle governor, this museum...
Museums / Galleries Caen
 
Musée des Beaux-Arts
The Musée des Beaux-Arts, within the castle's walls, is a heavyweight...
Museums / Galleries Caen
 
Pegasus Bridge
Early on June 6, 1944, the British 6th Airborne Division landed...
Bridges / Tunnels Caen
 
St-Pierre
Across the square, beneath a 240-foot spire, is the late-Gothic...
Religious Sites Caen
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