Bayeux museums - Winter closure

Winter closure for Bayeux museums

It is the winter break for the three museums of Bayeux that close their doors during the month of January. The Tapestry Museum, the museum Memorial of the Battle of Normandy and the MAHB (Museum of Art and History Baron Gérard) will reopen on Saturday 1 February 2020.


Open until December 31, 2019, the three museums of Bayeux close their doors in January. This is the opportunity for the teams to prepare the next tourist season.


Reopening to the public on February 1st, 2020!

Bayeux - Graine de Mots

The Art of Speaking Festival “Graine de Mots” begins on January, 21 !

"We need few words to express the essential" Paul Eluard.

When the living word, the word that dares, challenges is the heart of a Festival !
Graine de Mots, the now famous Art of Speaking Festival,will take place from this Tuesday, January 21!


On the programme: theatre, music, adult or youth shows, workshops, exhibitions, a radio fiction... so many arts where speech is the master word.

The famous actor Francis Huster and singer Christophe will be the headliners of this 9th edition.
In addition, these events will take place on the new stage of the Halle ô Grains.
21 January to 8 February
Program to download at
Info and registration: 02 31 92 03 30 -


Bessin - Bike routes

New leaflet for cycle routes !

Get the new Cycle Routes Guide for the area.

Find different ideas for bike rides, bike rental points, suggestions for guided tours and of course a detailed map!


Free document
Available in our offices in Bayeux, Arromanches, Port-en-Bessin and Longues-sur-Mer.
Download the leaflet : Cycle Routes

Bayeux - Literature

Get the Visitor Guide !

Highlights, leisures, maps, transports, restaurants, accommodations: everything is there to make your organization easier !
Get our Visitor Guide in one of the offices of the Bayeux Intercom Tourist Office or ask by phone (02 31 51 28 28) or email ( to receive it quickly.

The 2020 version of our documentation is being produced, it will be available in our tourist information offices in February.

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