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32 Best and Fun Things To Do In Bayeux, France

Known for its stunning medieval architecture, cobbled streets, and the Cathédrale Notre-Dame, this town in Normandy, France, I an excellent vacation destination. Bayeux is a great place to visit if you like history and beautiful scenery.

There are plenty of things to do in Bayeux, including visiting the Bayeux Tapestry Museum (Musée de la Tapisserie de Bayeux). Here, visitors can take an audio tour of the beautifully preserved embroidered tapestry.

And if you’re a lover of nature and the outdoors, why not stop by the Jardin Public de Bayeux? It is home to streams, flowers, shrubs, and stunning moss-covered trees- ideal for a peaceful afternoon walk.

Here follows our list of top things to do in Bayeux, France

The 32 Most Popular Things To Do In Bayeux, France

32. Memorial des Reporters di Bayeux

5.0 ★★★★★ (1 review)


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Location: Rue des Cordeliers Bayeux

31. Maison d’Adam et Ève (Bayeux)

5.0 ★★★★★ (1 review)

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Location: 2 12 Rue du Bienvenu Bayeux

30. Parc éco-éducatif SEROC

5.0 ★★★★★ (1 review)

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Location: 14663 Saint Vigor le Grand

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29. Château de Barbeville

4.5 ★★★★★ (2 reviews)


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Location: 42 Ham de l’Eglise Barbeville

Tel:  6-15-02-04-61

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28. Château de Magny-en-Bessin

4.1 ★★★★☆ (9 reviews)


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Location: 14400 Magny en Bessin

27. Hêtre pleureur

4.6 ★★★★★ (10 reviews)

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Location: 55 Rue de Port en Bessin Bayeux

Tel:  2-31-10-10-14

26. Église Sainte-Marguerite de Ducy-Sainte-Marguerite

4.6 ★★★★★ (10 reviews)


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Location: Le Bourg Ducy Sainte Marguerite

25. Promenade de la Vallée de l’Aure

4.3 ★★★★☆ (11 reviews)


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Location: 14400 Vaux sur Aure

24. Église Saint-Pierre de Rucqueville

4.0 ★★★★☆ (11 reviews)


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Location: D126 Moulins en Bessin

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23. Le Chateau de Vaucelles

4.3 ★★★★☆ (17 reviews)

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Location: 4 Chateau Vaucelles

22. Château de Vaulaville

4.1 ★★★★☆ (18 reviews)


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Location: Chateau de Vaulaville Tour en Bessin

21. Sources Garden

4.9 ★★★★★ (25 reviews)

Location: 544 rue du pont floquet Vaux sur Seulles

Tel:  6-61-51-67-47

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20. Aure

4.3 ★★★★☆ (41 reviews)

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19. Parc de la Vallée de l’Aure

4.7 ★★★★★ (47 reviews)

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Location: 16 18 Bd Sadi Carnot Bayeux

18. Puertos artificiales Arromanches

4.6 ★★★★★ (49 reviews)


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Location: 6 Pl du Six Juin 1944 Arromanches les Bains

17. Monastère La Joie Saint Benoît

4.8 ★★★★★ (56 reviews)


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Location: 48 Rue Saint Loup Bayeux

Tel:  7-49-50-50-03

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16. Longues Abbey

4.6 ★★★★★ (89 reviews)


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Location: 17 Rue de l’Abbaye Longues sur Mer

Tel:  2-31-21-78-41

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15. Jardins du Château de Brécy

4.3 ★★★★☆ (107 reviews)


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Location: Les Jardins du Chateau de Brecy 8 route du Chateau Hameau de Creully sur Seulles

Tel:  2-31-80-11-48

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14. Musée des épaves sous-marines du débarquement

3.9 ★★★★☆ (236 reviews)


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Location: Lieu dit Escures RD6 Commes

Tel:  2-31-21-17-06

13. Cap Manvieux

4.6 ★★★★★ (236 reviews)


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Location: Chem Du Callouet Tracy sur Mer

12. Mondaye Abbey

4.7 ★★★★★ (427 reviews)


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Location: 14250 Juaye Mondaye

Tel:  2-31-92-58-11

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11. Bayeux AVENTURE – Parc de loisirs & attractions

4.6 ★★★★★ (2,111 reviews)


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Location: Route de Cussy

Tel:  2-61-79-02-79

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10. Longues-sur-Mer battery

4.6 ★★★★★ (7,674 reviews)

Location: 39 Rue de la Mer Longues sur Mer

Tel:  2-31-21-46-87

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9. Fêtes médiévales de Bayeux

4.7 ★★★★★ (36 reviews)

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Location: 14400 Bayeux

Tel:  2-31-92-03-30

8. Bayeux Memorial

4.6 ★★★★★ (57 reviews)

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Location: 1939 Bd Fabian Ware Bayeux

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7. Église Saint-Patrice

4.4 ★★★★☆ (102 reviews)

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Location: 18 Rue d’Eterville Bayeux

Tel:  2-31-92-01-85

6. Louny Parc

4.1 ★★★★☆ (218 reviews)


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Location: Rue Francois Guerin Bayeux

Tel:  9-80-92-81-45

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5. Museum of Art and History Baron Gerard

4.6 ★★★★★ (249 reviews)

Location: 37 Rue du Bienvenu Bayeux

Tel:  2-31-92-14-21

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4. Botanical Garden

4.4 ★★★★☆ (986 reviews)

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Location: 55 Route de Port en Bessin Bayeux

Tel:  2-31-51-60-60

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3. Museum of the Battle of Normandy

4.4 ★★★★☆ (2,937 reviews)

Location: Bd Fabian Ware Bayeux

Tel:  2-31-51-46-90

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2. Bayeux Cathedral

4.7 ★★★★★ (4,889 reviews)

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Location: Rue du Bienvenu Bayeux

Tel:  2-31-92-48-48

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1. Musée de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

4.6 ★★★★★ (7,776 reviews)

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Location: 13B Rue de Nesmond Bayeux

Tel:  2-31-51-25-50

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Thank you for reading our list of the best things to do in Bayeux, France! We hope it helped you plan the perfect itinerary for your next trip to this fantastic destination. Happy travels!

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