Press Release

In their footsteps D-Day Festival Normandy

In their footsteps

They are called Léonard, Thomas or Françoise, they are Canadian, British or French, soldiers or civilians and they were here in June 1944 on our Normand beaches.

Some landed on Juno Beach, others lived on the Côte de Nacre and had been waiting for the Allies for long months; they tell us what they lived through and show us the images that stayed in their minds, and will forever… The fear, the anguish, the noise, the bloody battle, the arrival of the Canadian soldiers with their funny accent and the joy or being freed.

Outdoor exhibition circuit “In their footsteps”

  • From April to November 2020
  • Free
  • More testimonies of soldiers and civilians on the free web app :

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D-Day Festival Normandy

Each year since 2007, D-Day Festival Normandy has been offering a program of festive events for the anniversary of the Allied Landings of 6th June 1944. In 2020, for the 14th edition of the D-Day Festival Normandy, the tourist offices of the D-Day Landing Beaches present their area at its best :jazz concerts, military fairs, reconstitutions of military camps, fireworks...

Download the complete programm of the D-Day Festival Normandy