Liberation Route Europe

Liberation Route Europe
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D-Day Museum Portsmouth

D-Day Museum Portsmouth, partner of Liberation Route Europe

www.theddaystory.com

Opening in Spring 2018, the D-Day Story will take our visitors through the build up to the event, D-Day itself and the Battle of Normandy. The story is told through the perspectives of the people involved using objects, interactives and video. The impressive 83-metre long Overlord Embroidery offers a fantastic finale to the visit.
The new museum will be a national centre that reflects the scale and significance of the D-Day story. With exhibitions that truly engage and excite audiences now and into the future, the museum will inspire interest in and a greater understanding of what happened and why D-Day is still relevant today. Using the words and perspectives of the people who took part, and the museum’s iconic and evocative collections, the D-Day Museum will bring the story to life for this and future generations.

“The D-Day Story is the only museum in the UK that focusses solely on the D-Day landings. Being part of Liberation Route Europe is an exciting chance for us to connect with a wider organisation dedicated to keeping this important episode in history alive.”

Felicity Wood, Public Participation Officer

Location Clarence EsplanadePO5 3NTPortsmouth
Liberation Route Europe

Liberation Route Europe is an ever expanding international commemoration route connecting the milestones of modern European history together. The route forms a link between the major regions during the advance of the Allies.

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