Normandy & the Seine River: From the D-Day Beaches to the Liberation of Paris (October 31, 2021 to November 8, 2021)

Take a front-row seat to history in France’s beautiful châteaux and the sophisticated Uniworld S.S. Joie de Vivre featuring authors and historians Keith Lowe, PhD, and Craig Symonds, PhD.

October 31 12:00 AM to November 08 12:00 AM
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+ Add to calendar 2021-10-31 12:00:00 AM 2021-11-08 12:00:00 AM America/Mexico_City 945 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130 Normandy & the Seine River: From the D-Day Beaches to the Liberation of Paris (October 31, 2021 to November 8, 2021) Take a front-row seat to history in France’s beautiful châteaux and the sophisticated Uniworld S.S. Joie de Vivre featuring authors and historians Keith Lowe, PhD, and Craig Symonds, PhD.

Featuring an exclusive lecture series by internationally recognized historians and insight from expert local guides, this land tour and river cruise brings together the very best of The National WWII Museum’s flagship Normandy program with a whole new level of luxury—including world-class château accommodations and a five-star river cruise aboard the exclusively chartered Uniworld S.S. Joie de Vivre. Your journey in Normandy and on the Seine River features expert local guides with unparalleled knowledge of WWII locations—from lesser-known sites available exclusively to The National WWII Museum’s travel programs to iconic landmarks steeped in heroism and history. Visit the famous church in Sainte-Mère-Église, stand on Omaha Beach to view the intricate German defense system, and ponder the overwhelming odds the American soldiers faced on June 6, 1944. Cross Pegasus Bridge where the men of the British 6th Airborne Division won the first battle of D-Day just minutes after midnight. Along the way, hear from top-rated battlefield guides, and appreciate the beauty, culture, and history of a region that has played a critical role throughout world history.

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