Had your lot of museums and castles?

Here are a few ideas for visits that are guaranteed out of the ordinary: and don’t forget to lend an attentive ear, for these original sites have some fascinating tales to tell…

The Abbey ofSaint-Martin de Mondaye near Bayeux

The St. Martin de Juaye Mondaye Abbey is located in the midst of the Normandy countryside just a few miles from Bayeux.


Les Arpents duSoleil in Saint Pierre sur Dives

Wine made in Normandy, the quintessential cider making region, by 'Les Arpents du Soleil' in Saint Pierre sur Dives.


Les Maisons Satiein Honfleur

Did you know that the composer and pianist Erik Satie was born in Honfleur? Erik Satie composed over 40 works for piano from 1884 to 1924, the most famous of which are 'Gymnopédies' and 'Gnossiennes'.


The plan ofRome in Caen

Visit Ancient Rome, in Caen! A 70m2 scale model offers a reproduction of the city of Rome under the Emperor Constantius (4th century).


The Printing Museumin Condé-sur-Noireau

Corlet publishers open their doors. In today's digital era, discover the trades of typographical composition and printing using equipment that dates from the early 19th century.


The sculpture parkin Caen Castle

Contemporary sculptures adorn the grounds of Caen Castle.


The miniature furnituremuseum at the Château de Vendeuvre

The Château de Vendeuvre is home to the amazing miniature furniture museum. A unique collection of over 700 exhibits!


Castle-Museum - Saint-Germain-de-Livet

Reputed to be the jewel in the Pays d'Auge crown,...


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