The famous Bayeux Tapestry is among the many museums not to be missed in Calvados.
Listed on Unesco's Memory of the World register since 2007, the Bayeux Tapestry is a genuine masterpiece of Roman art. This embroidery on a linen canvas was produced in the 11th century and measures 70m in length for a height of 50cm. In the form of a series of scenes, the tapestry tells the story of William the Conqueror's conquest over England. It offers a unique testimony of medieval life in Europe. Tour lasts: 30 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes.
Gestes barrière : distanciation sociale, masque obligatoire, lavage des mains, désinfection permanente des surfaces de contact (audioguie)
Base rate - full rate adult :
Reduced rate : 7,50 €
Student rate : 5,00 €
Mean(s) of payments : Postal or bank cheques, Carte bleue, Cash, Eurocard - Mastercard, Visa, Holiday vouchers, Contactless payment
Languages spoken :
Pets allowed : no
From Sunday, November 1, 2020 to Sunday, February 28, 2021 :
Closed from January 1st to 31st.
Closed on December 24th afternoon, December 25th, December 26th morning and December 31st afternoon.
From Monday, March 1, 2021 to Sunday, October 31, 2021 :
Open until 7 pm from May to August.
Find out more informations on the calendar.