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  • 1 Ham Rocks Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 50890 Condé-sur-Vire

    The magnificent escarpment of Ham Rocks rises to an altitude of 80m, inside a meander of the River Vire. From the first platform along the way, one dominates the deep, calm and remote valley of the same name. 150m further on along the path, one reach..

  • 2 Abbey Church Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    F - 50430 Lessay

    Lessay's Abbey Church, mainly erected in 1098, is one of the most perfect expressions of Romanesque art in Normandy. Note the pure lines of the apse, the fine square bell tower and the schist roofs. Inside, note the amazing plan, the harmony of the s..

  • 3 Library of Avranches - Museum of the Manuscripts of Mont-St-Michel Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    6 pl. d'Estouteville F - 50300 Avranches

    This centre devoted to the conservation of the manuscripts of Mont-St-Michel is home to several rooms that show the geographical, historical and cultural background related to the documents, the history of the Mount, the manufacture of medieval manus..

  • 4 Sées Cathedral Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    pl. du Gén.-de-Gaulle F - 61500 Sées

    Sées's Gothic Cathedral, built in the 13C and 14C, encountered many vicissitudes as the West front shows with its vast porch supported by heavy buttresses. Inside, note the large arches of the nave, the chancel and the transept lit by magnificent sta..

  • 5 Église St-Joseph Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    134 bd François-1er F - 76600 Le Havre

    The sobriety of the lines of this reinforced concrete building surmounted by an octagonal 109m high bell tower is characteristic of the Perret style. The interior effect with the squares is extremely eye-catching. The base of the bell-tower, forming ..

  • 6 Port of Le Havre Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Port Autonome F - 76600 Le Havre

    With the restoration of its docks and the recent architectural additions of Jean Nouvel, Le Harve is now renowned as a place of cutting-edge building design as well as a resort and port. Since the opening of Port 2000 in 2006, Le Havre can accommodat..

  • 7 Palais Bénédictine Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    110 r. Alexandre-le-Grand F - 76400 Fécamp

    The astonishing Palais Bénédictine is the brainchild of Alexandre Le Grand, creator of the famous Bénédictine liquer and pioneer of marketing strategy (note the stained-glass window precursor of advertsing hoardings). Since its inauguration in the 19..

  • 8 Malraux Museum Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    2 bd Clemenceau F - 76600 Le Havre

    This art gallery focuses on the work of two of Le Havre's artists: Eugène Boudin (1824-1898), who Baudelaire called "king of skies", represented by 200 pictures of his favourite subjects (local landscapes and beach scenes); and Raoul Dufy (..

  • 9 St-Ouen Church Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    27 r. Victor-Hugo F - 76000 Rouen

    This old abbatial of the 14th century is remarkable in terms of its size and is one of the most delightful high Gothic churches. The building of this church was started in 1318 and finally completed in the 16th century. You will notice the chevet, th..

  • 10 Le Secq des Tournelles Museum Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    r. Jacques-Villon F - 76000 Rouen

    This ironwork museum, situated in the Flamboyant-style church of St Laurent has a fine collection dating from the 3C to the 19C. Larger items such as balconies and stair rails are displayed, along with locksmithing items from the Gallo-Roman period t..

  • 11 St Peter's Church Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    2 r. St-Pierre F - 76190 Yvetot

    A symphony of light and colours. Changing from soft to bright: the huge windows by Max Ingrand justify a visit to this modern building (1956), built in a rotunda.

  • 12 Old Abbey of St Georges Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    pl. de l'Abbaye F - 76840 St-Martin-de-Boscherville

    The Romanesque church is more or less the only part of the old Benedictine abbey that still remains. Note the doorway archivolts, decorated with geometric patterns in the style of Norman Romanesque buildings. The finely-worked, historiated capitals w..

  • 13 Rue St-Romain Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Rue St-Romain F - 76000 Rouen

    This street is famous for its half timbered houses from the 15 to 18C and the spire of Saint-Maclou church which is silhouetted in line with the road.

  • 14 Musée du Débarquement (Utah Beach) Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    Utah-Beach F - 50480 Ste-Marie-du-Mont

    This museum presents the events of the Normandy Landings of 6 June 1944 as they unfurled right here at Utah Beach. It details minute by minute, and very realistically, what occurred between the Allied forces directed by General Eisenhower and the Ger..

  • 15 Côte de Grâce Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 14600 Honfleur

    The serene beauty of this famous site is best appreciated when the sun is out. From the calvary, you can enjoy breathtaking panoramic views over the Seine Estuary, Le Havre harbour and, to the right, over the Pont de Normandie, with the Pont de Tanca..

  • 16 Pointe de La Hague Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 50440 Beaumont-Hague

    Cliffs that are among the tallest in Europe alternate with little sandy beaches and charming ports. The different elements are bound together by a strip of green that is well-known to hikers: the Sentier des Douaniers. This "land's end" wit..

  • 17 Notre-Dame Cathedral Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    4 r. du Gén.-de-Dais F - 14400 Bayeux

    A harmonious chevet, a door showing the story of Thomas Becket, a façade with two Romanesque towers. Inside, interesting paintings in the right transept, a choir stall that, with its ambulatory and crown of chapels, is a fine example of Norman Gothic..

  • 18 Old Honfleur Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    pl. Arthur-Boudin F - 14600 Honfleur

    Enjoy Honfleur by strolling along its quays, and walking along the roads and paved alleys of Ste-Catherine's quarter; stop before the facade of an old dwelling, before an artist's easel or at a café terrace around the Vieux-Bassin and have a bowlful ..

  • 19 The Vieux-Bassin Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    quai Ste-Catherine F - 14600 Honfleur

    It was created by Duquesne under the orders of Colbert. It is surrounded by beautiful quays and the yachts add a touch of charm. The rich two-story, sloping roof stone dwellings on St-Étienne quay contrast with those of quay Ste-Catherine where narro..

  • 20 Château de Fontaine-Henry Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    3 pl. du Château F - 14610 Fontaine-Henry

    The Château de Fontaine-Henry offers a valuable account of civil architecture of the Renaissance period. Note in particular the 16C Grand Pavilion with its vast slate roof and pepper-pot turret. The living quarters, built on the site of a medieval ed..

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