Sights & Attractions in Normandy


Things to Do in Caen

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Name Category Location
Abbaye aux Dames
Founded in 1059 by William the Conqueror's wife,...
Religious Sites Caen
Abbaye aux Hommes
Caen's finest church, of cathedral...
Religious Sites Caen
Château Ducal
Looming on a mound ahead of the church is the...
Castles / Palaces Caen
Hôtel d'Escoville
A good place to begin exploring Caen is the...
Houses / Mansions Caen
An imaginative museum erected in 1988 on the...
Museums / Galleries Caen
Musée de Normandie
Set in the mansion built for the castle governor,...
Museums / Galleries Caen
Musée des Beaux-Arts
Within the castle's walls, the Musée des...
Museums / Galleries Caen
Pegasus Bridge
Early on June 6, 1944, the British 6th Airborne...
Military Sites, Bridges / Tunnels, Memorials / Monuments, Restaurants Caen
Across the square, beneath a 240-foot spire, the...
Religious Sites Caen


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