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Caen is a lively, thriving metropolis that combines a wealth of heritage and culture with a wide variety of top-class tourist facilities.

Ravaged by terrible fires during the Second World War, the town has nonetheless retained some of its famous buildings, including a number of castles and the Abbaye-aux-Hommes built by William the Conqueror and the Abbaye-aux-Dames founded by his wife Matilda.

Explore Caen as you tour the Normandy Landing beaches, you will appreciate its many parks and gardens, its pedestrian centre and the Caen Memorial Peace Museum.

Events in Caen

P. Quemener

Caen Memorial, visit

From Saturday, February 16 2013 to Sunday, December 31 2017
Caen Memorial - Centre for History and Peace

©Calvados Tourisme

Colline aux Oiseaux, Caen, walk

All year long
Birds Hill

Visit the Sculpture park

All year long
Château de Caen

Les Boréales Festival

From Thursday, November 16 2017 to Sunday, November 26 2017
Caen Theatre

Puces caennaises, flea market

From Friday, November 24 2017 to Sunday, November 26 2017
Caen exhibition centre


Caen Tennis Open 2017

From Sunday, December 10 2017 to Wednesday, December 13 2017
Zénith of Caen


Caen Christmas Market

From Saturday, November 25 2017 to Sunday, December 24 2017
Place Saint-Sauveur

More events in Caen

Guichard - Office de Tourisme de Caen

Caen Castle, discovery

The residential palace of the Duke of Normandy.
All year long
Château de Caen