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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Caen, France

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  1. Memorial Of Caen

    #1 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Memorial Of Caen

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, War Memorial, Specialty Museum

    Address: Esplanade General Eisenhower | CS 55026, 14 050 Caen, France

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Memorial de Caen is a museum and a war memorial. It had been established to commemorate the Second World War and Battle of Caen. The buildings are situated in the northern suburbs of the city. The...Read more

  2. La Colline Aux Oiseaux

    #2 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    La Colline Aux Oiseaux

    Tags: Garden, Park, Wildlife Park, Play Ground

    Address: 17 Avenue de l'Amiral Mountbatten, 14000 Caen, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    La Colline aux Oiseaux is a 17 hectare park with a rose garden of over 15,000 roses divided among 570 species. Some of these have been there from the middle ages. Yew and boxwood maze, French towns ga...Read more

  3. Abbaye Aux Hommes

    #3 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Abbaye Aux Hommes

    Tags: Religious Site, Monastery , Cathedral

    Address: 100 Rue de l'Ancienne Mairie, 14 100 Caen, France

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Abbaye aux Hommes (Men's Abbey) is a Benedictine monastery in the city. It had been founded by William the Conqueror in 1063 and is one of the most renowned Romanesque buildings. The abbey had been bu...Read more

  4. Normandy Museum

    #4 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Normandy Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Chateau, 14000 Caen, France

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Bayeux was the first French town which had been set free from German occupation, on 7th June 1944. The Normandy Museum gives a vivid description about the military and human story of the Battle of Nor...Read more

  5. Chateau Ducal

    #5 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Chateau Ducal

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Castle, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: 14000, Caen, France

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Chateau Ducal is a castle in Caen and has been classed as a Monument historique since 1886. It was built in 1060 by William the Conqueror, who had conquered England in 1066. Later, his son had built S...Read more

  6. Musee Des Beaux-arts De Caen

    #6 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Musee Des Beaux-arts De Caen

    Tags: Art Museum, Library, Museum, Outdoors

    Address: Le Chateau, 14000 Caen, France

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Musee des Beaux-Arts de Caen is an art museum founded in 19th century and then reconstructed on 1971. The museum is over a space of 64,583 square feet dedicated to the public collections. It has many ...Read more

  7. Eglise Saint-pierre

    #7 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Eglise Saint-pierre

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Place Saint-Pierre, 14000 Caen, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Church of Saint Pierre is a Roman Catholic Church dedicated to Saint Peter. The present building was constructed between 13th to 16th centuries and then the spire was ruined in 1944. It had been r...Read more

  8. La Maison Des Quatrans

    #8 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    La Maison Des Quatrans

    Tags: Outdoors, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: 25, Rue de Geole, 14000 Caen, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    La Maison des Quatrans is another of the many wooden houses from the 15th century. These were the most notable of all times. The body of house has stones and are mounted in front of timbered corbelled...Read more

  9. Laser Game Evolution Rives De L'orne

    #9 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Laser Game Evolution Rives De L'orne

    Tags: Outdoors, Sport, Entertainment

    Address: 3 rue de la Gare, 14000 Caen, France

    Timings: 02:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details

    As one of the leading laser game zones in France, this attraction uses 100% laser technology. The different sort of games is definitely an unforgettable experience. The access to the place is pretty s...Read more

  10. Karting De Caen Demouville

    #10 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Karting De Caen Demouville

    Tags: Outdoors, Sport, Play Ground, Entertainment

    Address: Parc du Clos Neuf Chemin de Cagny, 14840 Caen, France

    Timings: 02:00 pm - 08:00 pm Details

    Karting de Caen Demouville provides karting on 3 tracks which are available, ranging from 550m to 1100m. These adventurous sessions are pretty challenging for friends, groups and families. There is a ...Read more

  11. Mondeville 2

    #11 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Mondeville 2

    Tags: Entertainment, Theatre, Mall, Shopping Center

    Address: Direction du Centre, D613, 14120 Mondeville, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Located on the outskirts of the city, this is a huge shopping complex and entertainment centre spanning over 32 hectares of land. The major part of the shopping mall is covered by Carrefour hypermarke...Read more

  12. Parc Festyland

    #12 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Parc Festyland

    Tags: Park, Play Ground, Food And Drinks, Entertainment

    Address: Chemin Fresnot, 14760 Bretteville-sur-Odon, France

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    An amusement park with a unique historical theme, Parc Festyland entertains visitors of all age groups with its fun rides and spectacular range of activities. Divided into various areas depicting diff...Read more

  13. Jardin Botanique De Caen

    #13 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Jardin Botanique De Caen

    Tags: Garden, Park, Leisure

    Address: 5 Place blot, Rue Bosniéres, 14000 Caen, France

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Also known as as Le jardin des plantes et le jardin botanique de Caen, the garden dates back to 17th century and the earliest of its plants were collected in 1689. Set up on the site of an old stone q...Read more

  14. Maisons A Pans De Bois

    #14 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Maisons A Pans De Bois

    Tags: Tourist Center, Mall, Market, Shopping Center

    Address: 52-54 Rue Saint-Pierre, 14000 Caen, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    La Maison de Pan de Bois had been built towards the end of the 15th century. It was once one of the important shops in the ancient village of Carennac. This is beautifully understandable due to the la...Read more

  15. Adagio Hotel

    #15 of 57 Things To Do in Caen
    Adagio Hotel

    Address: 1 Quai Eugène Meslin 14000 Caen, France +33 2 31 35 56 10

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

     This hotel is one of the most popular hotels in the city and is situated in the Caen centre. Adagio offers well equipped AC rooms, with modern decorations, LCD, microwave, free Wi Fi, and a frid...Read more

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  • Musée de Normandie

    Esplanade de la Paix

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Maison des Quatrans

    25 rue de Geôle

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Ligne de Caen À Dozulé

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Musée Archéologique de Vieux-la-Romaine

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Vieux-la-Romaine

    chemin du Moulin Neuf

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Medieval Festival annuel

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Forêt de Grimbosq

  • Forêt de Cinglais

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  • Musée de Normandie

    Square du Château

  • Musée du Débarquement

    place du Six Juin

  • Tapisserie de Bayeux

    13bis 13 rue de Nesmond

  • Arromanches 360

    chemin du Calvaire

  • Association Centre Juno Beach

    Voies des Francais Libres

  • Musée du Radar

    route de Basly

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  • Escrime Club de Caen

    135 rue de Bayeux

    Amusement Parks
  • Fédération Française de Cyclisme

    55 rue du Général Moulin

    Amusement Parks
  • Adrénaline Elastique

    13 rue Caponière

    Amusement Parks
  • Rocher Stéphane

    2 rue Neuve Saint-Jean

    Amusement Parks
  • Hulbert Marie Pierre Françoise

    18 rue Savorgnan de Brazza

    Amusement Parks
  • Laser Game

    19 avenue de la Voie au Coq

    Amusement Parks Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
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  • Le Grillon

    31 rue des Prairies Saint Gilles

    Pizza French Bars
  • Au Vélocipède

    21 place Saint Sauveur

    French Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • Place Saint-Sauveur

    30 place Saint Sauveur

    Pizza Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Le Nucléon

    114 rue de Geôle

    Bars Pizza Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • La Veranda

    30 rue du Général Giraud

    Fast Food French Bars
  • Cafe Latin

    135 rue Saint Pierre

    French Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
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  • Casino

    41 rue Henri Dobert

    Casinos and Gaming Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Casino Cabourg

    promenade Marcel Proust

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • Casino de Luc sur Mer

    20 rue Guynemer, Casino

    Casinos and Gaming French Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Casino de Cabourg

    Jardins du Casino

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • Pari Mutuel Urbain PMU

    avenue Michel d'Ornano

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Sa d'Exploitation du Casino d'Houlgate

    41 rue Dobert

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Parc de l'Edit

    Dog Parks
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  • Juno Beach

  • Normandie

  • Plage de Asnelles

    rue The Devonshire Regiment

  • Plage de Ouistreham

    place Albert Lemarignier

  • Ouistreham Beach

  • Plage de Luc-sur-Mer

    rue du Général Dubail

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  • Fédération Départementale des Chasseurs du Calvados

    41 rue des Compagnons

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fédération Départementale Association de Pêche et de Pisciculture

    18 rue de la Girafe

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Les Verts de Basse-normandie

    25 rue Varignon

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fédération du Calvados pour la Pêche et la Protection du Milieu Aquatique

    18 rue de la Girafe

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Terres et Eaux

    10 avenue des Digues

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Le Poisson Bleu

    12 quai Charcot

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • David Christian

    288 rue du Régiment de la Chaudière

  • Parafun

    Zone Frêt

  • Carré Patrick

    Zone Frêt

  • Plaine Altitude

    le Bourg

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