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A cheval
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bandeau a cheval flou

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William the conqueror's route

Museum of the Battle of Tilly-sur-Seulles 1944

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Description

The Musée de la Bataille de Tilly-sur-Seulles tells the story of the battle between the 30th British Army Corps and the German troops around Tilly-sur-Seulles after the Normandy Landings.

Located within the 12th century Notre Dame du Val chapel, you will learn how the battle unfolded between the British and German troops around Tilly-sur-Seulles during the Battle of Normandy.

In particular, you will learn that the village was captured and recaptured 23 times before finally being liberated!


It was only on the evening of the 18th of June that Tilly-sur-Seulles was permanently liberated after a powerful attack by the British tanks and infantry against the German Panthers.



Unaccompanied tour time: 1 hour.

With the family

The advantages

  • ShopPlay area
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor games
  • Childrens' toilet
  • Postal or bank cheques
 

Opening dates

Rates 2018

  • Base rate - full rate adult : 4 €