ayeux is still an unspoilt country district offering varied and colourful landscape, coasts, and forests available to enjoy.
1066-1944 Do these dates means anything to you ? they landmarks in the history of both Bayeux and Europe. 1066 the Norman conquest of England With at their head William the Conqueror, Retraced in the famous Bayeux Tapestry, know as « Queen Mathilda’s Tapestry ». And 1944 on 6th June the allied armies landed. On the 7th Bayeux became the first town in the country to be liberated. Bayeux is the gate way to visit landing beaches.
Bayeux is also a very old settlement. For 20 centuries it was a Gallo-Roman town.