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Airborne Museum Admission Ticket

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    What to Expect
    Visit: Airborne Museum, 14 rue Eisenhower, 50480 Sainte-Mere-Eglise France

    In the building "Operation Neptune",  prepare to live the parachuting of June 6, 1944! Embark at night in a real C-47 plane in England, then land on the place of Sainte-Mère-Eglise in the middle of the fighting and take part in the battles that followed. A 20-minute film recounts with emotion the life under German occupation and the liberation of Sainte-Mère-Église and the Cotentin region.



    New this year, you will be able to go back in time with an Histopad! Thanks to the Augmented Reality, interactivity and hyper-realistic graphics of the Histopad tablet, you will be transported to the heart of Normandy in 1944 and experience the highlights of the D-Day. Immersion guaranteed! To witness the German occupation, to attend the landing of gliders, to manipulate weapons and equipment to understand how it works, to meet the destinies that have marked History ... all this is now possible thanks to high technology of Histopad!
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Sainte-Mere-Eglise
    Departure Time
    May to August: Open from 9am to 7pm
    April and September: Open from 9.30am to 6.30pm
    October to March: Open from 10am to 6pm

    Closed in December and January (except during the French school holidays)
    Closed on 24, 25, 31 December and 1st January

    Duration
    2h
    Inclusions
    • Histopad with augmented reality
    • Entry/Admission - Airborne Museum
    Exclusions
    • skip the line entrance
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Thoroughly engaging museum that spreads across three main buildings. There is an original C47 aircraft and a Waco glider, along with a plethora of weaponry, uniforms, and equipment from US, Free French, and German forces. There are short films and even an original propaganda
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    An excellent museum, well laid out with a vast amount of exhibits. I consider myself a bit of a historian but there was plenty to surprise me...C ration Cornflakes and Branflakes!...who knew! NB. If you are well versed in the history of D-Day and the American airborne you
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    The museum was amazing with so many displays and artifacts. There were two planes inside the building one of which you could go through and view the way the paratroopers were sitting while flying to their drop zone. The other plane could be viewed from a platform so that you
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    My son and I visited the museum while my husband's barbershop chorus performed in the town square to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of WWII. The museum gave us a great background into the enslavement of the French people by the Nazis, and their
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    From the beginning of being handed a tablet with no explanation, to trying to understand the different areas, this is a really confusing experience. None of us could make out a definite theme in any of the areas, and items like guns were spread throughout - not all placed in
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    • Airborne Museum
    • Duration: 2h
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    • Languages Offered: English, Dutch, French
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