Built around 1060 by William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy then King of England, the ducal castle in Caen is now home to the Musée de Normandie (Normandy Museum) and the Musée des Beaux Arts (Museum of Fine Arts).

In the town centre, discover over 5 hectares of perfectly restored and maintained fortifications. The locals love to come here for a pleasant stroll. The ramparts offer a splendid viewpoint over the town. Children are sure to enjoy the play area next to the garden of simples. The former Church of St George now houses the reception area, a boutique and ticket sales for the Normandy Museum and the Fine Arts Museum. Also worth a visit: the underground Ramparts Room, housing Normandy Museum exhibitions. Free access every day, all year.




Languages spoken : English
Pets allowed : yes


From Monday, January 1, 2024 to Tuesday, December 31, 2024

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