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Harbor of Arromanches les Bains Place du Groupe Ile de France | Plage d'Arromanches, 14117 Arromanches-les-Bains, France
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All reviews low tide mulberry harbour sheer scale artificial harbor amazing site nearby museum feat of engineering allied forces port winston walk up amazing feat omaha beach world war gold beach musee du debarquement car park d day beaches
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Seeing is believing and understanding what was achieved all those years ago. Moving and poignant. Make sure you also visit the museum to get the detail.

Thank Relaxation_Finder
Reviewed 1 week ago

So interesting, emotive, and very moving. Do not miss. You can follow the route and then visit the small villages. The veterans are treated like royalty, everybody is so restful. The buildings are amazing and the harbour beyond my scope of understanding with the numbers...More

Thank Madeleine999486
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Churchill was a genius! Creating this barricade to allow for landing is a marvel to see, and when high tide shows the veracity of the sea, one can begin to appreciate the need even more. Learning how the materials were shipped here also adds to...More

Thank Slainte2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The remains of the amazing Mulberry harbours are still here on the beach and even though they are slowly decaying they are an awesome sight to behold!

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Arromanches, the beachfront museum and 360 film show were all extremely worthwhile experiences. Amazing feat of organisation and engineering to manage the D-day landings.

Thank HilaryB645
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I have read the history of the Normandy landings, seen films and talked to veterans but when I saw the remains of the Mulberry harbour did I really start to understand the enormity of the job allied soldiers faced. I am so glad I went...More

Thank JohnA1943
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Viewable from the seafront and, while it doesn't require much time, the significant of the concept and its incredible importance to the post D-Day supply line means it is a must see.

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Reviewed 24 September 2018

It's rarely mentioned but one of the things that made the break out from the beaches on D Day was the man made 'Mulberry' harbours floated over over and sank to provide the means to unload armaments, vehicles and men onto the beaches and onward...More

Thank KenMaideheadUK
Reviewed 23 September 2018

The allies needed a harbour to land sufficient troops and supplies to maintain the invasion, and to capture one was not thought to be possible, so on the initiative of Winston Churchill they made their own and towed it across the Channel. If anything made...More

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We passed this place on our way home. You can experience the nice beach and get a good impression of the allied port amd its layout. Remains are still to be seem and parts are also kept on land on various places. Nice town with...More

Thank P4441EXrobertl
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