La Batterie d'Azeville (Azeville gun battery), Azeville
(4.6/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Located near Sainte-Mère-Eglise, the Azeville Battery consisted of a dozen casemates, including four blockhouses with 105 mm heavy guns, 350m of underground tunnels, underground rooms and ammunition storages. The position was held by 170 German gunners. Guided tours of the Azeville battery offers insight into the German coastal defences and the battle that took place here. By using our Azeville holiday planner, you can arrange your visit to La Batterie d'Azeville (Azeville gun battery) and other attractions in Azeville.
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  • Unimaginable number of kilometers of galleries to reach a point of fire to another, which overhang on the beaches of UTAH all was done for the life of a garrison in isolation and in the utmost discretion
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  • See for those who do not know the German administration of construction of fortification.dommage we don't see the sea from this high point. The camouflage of time is great. He must still pay to borrow underground. I hope there is a pass for all museums on d-day because otherwise we leave the funds of panties...
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  • Went there with friends. Still an awesome site. Especially the part with the grenade is a 'blast'. Will return in the near future. Defintely. 
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  • I was there few days ago and it was closed. I was disappointed. 2 Stars because we had a nice picnic on the top of a bunker :)
  • Very well maintained and hugely informative
  • There is no place like it in the area that gives such a great experience of understanding how it would have been.
  • Couldn't see everything due to holidays, but parts which I did see were impressive.
  • Very nice place, filled with history! This place is worth a visit! The site is very explicit and well documented! Throughout the tour, you will be transported into the daily lives of soldiers living in this place, by an audio system! The rate is more than adequate! I recommend...
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