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Musee America Gold Beach

2 Place de l Amiral Byrd, 14114 Ver-sur-Mer, France
+33 2 31 22 58 58
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One museum Two stories!

A neat little museum about both the DDay landings and the story of the America, a legend of early... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Louis L
,
Courseulles-sur-Mer, France
Great Find!

Located only 12 mins drive from Arromanches-les-Bains, this very smart & compact museum is most... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Frodo848
,
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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2 Place de l Amiral Byrd, 14114 Ver-sur-Mer, France
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+33 2 31 22 58 58
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

A neat little museum about both the DDay landings and the story of the America, a legend of early aviation! Worth the visit for both parts, very iwell presented

Thank Louis L
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Located only 12 mins drive from Arromanches-les-Bains, this very smart & compact museum is most definitely worth a visit. The museum covers 2 topics of interest - firstly the 'America' museum documents aviation pioneers of the North Atlantic route, in particular, the first official airmail...More

Thank Frodo848
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

I wasn't too sure what to expect at this small museum. The main exhibit is about the crash-landing of a plane, 'America', just off the coast, and the subsequent events. This is interesting not only of the tales of early trans-Atlantic flights, but also the...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

This is a small sized museum in the centre of Ver-Sur-Mer. It is signposted off the main coast road. There is a car park a short walk away. There is an admission charge of 4.50 euros to enter. The staff at the museum are friendly...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great little museum. Had the place to ourselves. Lots of interesting exhibits to peruse. Good value for money.

Thank abarnett617
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is a private museum that does not offer a lot. The diary as are really up informative and there is little to recommend this space in an area so rich in good museums.

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Reviewed 16 July 2016

Excellent informative museum. Plenty on offer easily accessible. Good place to visit. Staff were very helpful.

Thank Steve J
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Reviewed 29 October 2015

I was mildly disappointed with the experience with the experience of the museum. There are far better museums in the area that go into more detail than what was shown here. The displays are okay and tell a brief history on what went on in...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2015

A small but well represented museum at Gold beach. Learned more about the British sector on D-Day plus about the transatlantic mail flight. One of a number of fine local museums...

Thank David B L
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

One of the smaller Normandy museums. Describing two events - the ditching of the first mail flight from the USA to Europe in 1927 just off here, and the preparation and landings on Gold Beach.

Thank Geoff L
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