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Pegasus bridge France

Pegasus Bridge

Pegasus Bridge




Pegasus Bridge our visit to the site of this famous WWll battle.The bridge is in the town of Ranville post code 14860 about 9 miles from Caen.

The new Pegasus bridge

New Pegasus bridge Calvados Normandy

The bridge in the photo is the new bridge the original is in the grounds of the Pegasus museum. The museum is just before the bridge if you are heading toward the port of Caen on the right. Across the bridge on the left is the famous Cafe Gondree which was one of the first place in France to be liberated.

The museum is well worth a visit and has many interesting exhibits both inside and outside in the grounds

Cafe Gondree

cafe gondree pegasus bridge Calvados Normandy


Sign on the original Pegasus bridge


Pegasus bridge sign Calvados  Normandy

Le Grand Hotel de l'Espérance


Le Grand hotel Lisieux Normandy

Le Grand Hotel de l'Espérance offers a restaurant and a bar/lounge.

Meeting facilities include conference rooms, banquet facilities, and meeting rooms for small groups.

The property has a 24-hour front desk.

Grand Hotel de l`Esperance Lisieux


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Pegasus Bridge

pegausu bridge Calvados  Normandy

This is a replica of a Horsa glider used in the attack it was made using the same wartime methods of construction.352 gliders were used to take the men and materials to the area all were destroyed

Pegasus bridge glider Calvados  Normandy



Google street map showing the new bridge and the turn off for the Museum


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Holiday Townhouse - 2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4 Bayeux, Normandy


Honfleur cottage rental France

Our charming House is located in the heart of the city medieval Bayeux, indented noise and well-placed for all visits to walk to town or 10 minutes from the beaches of the landing by car.

You will have a garage in a courtyard closed, full of old cobblestones of Bayeux stamp and half-timbered walls, a terrace with garden furniture is at your disposal and you can enjoy all the attractions of our city walk: the side history with our superb cathedral, our various museums (lace and porcelain from Bayeux., Museum of the battle of Normandy and our famous tapestry Queen Mathilde heritage of UNESCO

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Pegasus bridge sign

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Pegasus bridge sign

Inside a Horsa glider

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WWll site in the Blockhaus at Eperlecques in Northern France

V1 rocket pad

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The engine from a bomber shot down over the base

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