Museum opening hours: 10AM to 5PM.

Festival of Knowledge

Join us for our two day Festival of Knowledge at The D-Day Story.

Join us for a packed programme of Q&A sessions, workshops and drop in activities, with some of the world's leading specialists on D-Day. The festival aims to make academic research and ideas accessible to all. The festival is on for two days, Friday 26th July and Saturday 27th July.

Whatever you know (or don't) about D-Day, you are welcome to come and take part. We will cover topics from the role of the American 1st Infantry Division on the Normandy beaches, to the personal stories of nurses on D-Day and the intelligence missions that made the campaign a sucess.

Full programme and booking details online at:

  • 26, Jul 2019
  • D-Day-Museum
  • Booking details available on, all events and workshops free with a valid D-Day Story ticket.

The D-Day Story

This museum has as its centrepiece the magnificent Overlord Embroidery commissioned by Lord Dulverton of Batsford (1915-92) as a tribute to the sacrifice and heroism of those men and women who took part in Operation Overlord.

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