Semaphore De Fermanville, is a unique site in France, a one of its kind site museum, which allows the visitors to discover the fascinating history of semaphores. It provides a window for the visitors to sneak in the lookouts and the maritime heritage of the Val de Saire. Here you can monitor the traffic of the busiest sea in the world and can send coded messages, using the mast semaphore Depillon. This Depillon was built in 1806, has been used as the means of transmission by the National Navy throughout the 19th century. The station provides a 180° panoramic view of the two major points of the North Cotentin: The Goury lighthouse in the hague and the lighthouse Gatteville in Val de Saire. Highlights and must sees include:.
- Sending coded messages through Depillon
- Special themed activities
- Temporary exhibitions
Semaphore De Fermanville Travel Tips
- Educational visits, Kid’s worskshops and Guided tours are offered at the site.
Entrance Ticket Details For Semaphore De Fermanville
- Entry is free.
Semaphore De Fermanville Hours
- Call before you visit to verify timings.
How to Reach Semaphore De Fermanville
- Walk or hire a taxi.
- Ask a local for the bus details.
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12.24% of people who visit Cherbourg include Semaphore De Fermanville in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
95% of people start their Semaphore De Fermanville visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Semaphore De Fermanville
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Semaphore De Fermanville
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