La Batterie d'Azeville (Azeville gun battery), Azeville

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#10 of 74 in Historic Sites in Manche
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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. Add La Batterie d'Azeville (Azeville gun battery) and other attractions to your Azeville trip itinerary using our Azeville route planning app.
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  • Brilliant place to visit. Everyone in our group found it fascinating. It was lovely a quiet when we went. The audio tour is exceptional with loads of options to go in to more detail at many points.....  more
    Brilliant place to visit. Everyone in our group found it fascinating. It was lovely a quiet when we went. The audio tour is exceptional with loads of options to go in to more detail at many points.....  more »
  • The is a stunning museum. Well maintained and good preserved. Fantastic audio guide in all major languages. There are also audio guides extra for kids. Very friendly staff. Dogs allowed. The tour.....  more
    The is a stunning museum. Well maintained and good preserved. Fantastic audio guide in all major languages. There are also audio guides extra for kids. Very friendly staff. Dogs allowed. The tour.....  more »
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  • Fascinating didn’t realise how big it was- guided audio tour was good
  • Great walk inside the bunker. The dogs are allowed. The place has some picnic tables, toilet outside so that you can relax before or after the visit.

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