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Juno Beach, Saint-Aubin-Sur-Mer
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At Juno Beach, see the place where Canadian and British troops first landed during World War II's Operation Overlord in 1944. Today, a cultural center and a museum stand here, commemorating the lives lost and drawing plenty of visitors to the area. You can learn more about this historic site from the pamphlets and boards, or by joining a guided tour. Take a break at one of the numerous restaurants and cafes on site. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Juno Beach by using our Saint-Aubin-Sur-Mer vacation planner.
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  • This is one of the Beach's famous d-day landing of World War II, she has two simple monuments to remember it. Beach by Beach she doesn't seem to have anything special, maybe in the summer to present something more.
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  • This is one of the smaller D-Day beach but it is still worth visiting. Canadian troops landed here on 6 June 1944 and moved inland to capture German positions in Normandy. There are Memorials near the...  more »
  • Fascinated by the history of the second world war, I was blown away by the various sites that we visited in Normandy. Juno Beach does not escape the same rule if tourism has taken over the historic places, there is some amazing historical relics as this bunker housing the Pak gun that served the Germans to damage the Canadian tanks on the morning of June 6, 1944. I recommend to visit the place to all lovers of military history.
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