The City of the Sea
In the heart of Cherbourg, the Cité de la Mer lets you discover the mysteries of the ocean. Visit this oceanographic museum and discover the different spaces of the Cité de la Mer: the Ocean of the Future, the Great Gallery of Machines and Men, objects from the Titanic, the Films and the many fish in the Aquarium.
The Umbrella of Cherbourg
The city of Cherbourg is known for its “Le Parapluie de Cherbourg” factory. You can visit this exceptional site and this factory, to learn more about this unique and traditional know-how, which has passed down through the generations. Leave with a luxury item that will protect you from the weather.
From one of the ports in the region, embark for the island of Tatihou. On this island, you can discover the Vauban Tower, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the maritime museum, the natural history gallery, verdant gardens and an ornithological reserve. A charming walk awaits you.