Description

The famous Bayeux Tapestry is one of 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 Romanesque art. Produced in the 11th century, it is in fact an embroidery on a linen canvas measuring 230 feet long and 20 inches high.

In the form of a series of scenes, the tapestry tells the story of William the Conqueror's conquest over England.



Unaccompanied tour time: from 30 minutes to 1h30.
The narrative scenes depicted on the Bayeux Tapestry unveil the story of the Norman Conquest by William the Conqueror.

Unaccompanied tour time: from 30 minutes to 1h30.


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Prices

Base rate - full rate adult : 9,50€
Reduced rate : 7,50€
Student rate : 5,00€
Gratuities : until 10 years
Rate for adult group : 7,50€ (Rate per person)
School group rate : 5,00€ (Rate per person)

Mean(s) of payments : Vouchers, Carte bleue, Postal or bank cheques, Holiday vouchers, Cash, Eurocard - Mastercard, Visa

Services


Pets allowed : no

Opening

Start date : 01/03/2020 - End date : 31/10/2020
Monday09:00 to 18:30
Tuesday09:00 to 18:30
Wednesday09:00 to 18:30
Thursday09:00 to 18:30
Friday09:00 to 18:30
Saturday09:00 to 18:30
Sunday09:00 to 18:30
Additionnal oppening : Open until 7 pm from May to August.

Start date : 01/11/2020 - End date : 28/02/2021
Monday09:30 to 12:3014:00 to 18:00
Tuesday09:30 to 12:3014:00 to 18:00
Wednesday09:30 to 12:3014:00 to 18:00
Thursday09:30 to 12:3014:00 to 18:00
Friday09:30 to 12:3014:00 to 18:00
Saturday09:30 to 12:3014:00 to 18:00
Sunday09:30 to 12:3014:00 to 18:00
Additionnal oppening : Closed from January 1st to 31st. Closed on December 24th afternoon, December 25th, December 26th morning and December 31st afternoon.

Start date : 01/03/2021 - End date : 31/10/2021
Monday09:00 to 18:30
Tuesday09:00 to 18:30
Wednesday09:00 to 18:30
Thursday09:00 to 18:30
Friday09:00 to 18:30
Saturday09:00 to 18:30
Sunday09:00 to 18:30
Additionnal oppening : Open until 7 pm from May to August.

Labels & order

Quality labels : Qualité Tourisme