Weekend “Discovery of the Sea” on the Cotentin peninsula

Ocean lovers will explore a museum in the former Transatlantic passenger liner terminal in Cherbourg, dedicated to the ocean and its discovery by man. Dive into the adventure for a weekend and stay in a mobile home by the sea at the campsite L’Anse du Brick.

2 nights in a Cottage 30m² (Friday 4pm to Sunday 10am or Saturday 4pm to Monday 10am) & tickets for the museum La Cité de la Mer (2 people)

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The exhibitions at La Cité de la Mer

  • The Titanic exhibition
    The magnificent Art Deco luggage hall of the terminal is impressive and points out the enormous exodus of emigrants to the Americas in the early 20th century. Going down a staircase you enter the universe of the passenger liner Titanic. Scenes of life on board and the evolution of her sinking are revealed as the journey progresses.

  • The ocean of the future
    Admire 17 aquariums and its some 1000 colourful fish. Observe sea life in the Abyssal Aquarium, the deepest in Europe at 10.70 m!
  • Submarine Le Redoutable
    Go aboard a real nuclear submarine and discover life on board during a 34-minute audioguided tour: cabins, torpedo rooms, command post, cafeteria, …. (Children under 5 years old do not have access)

  • The great Gallery of men and their submersibles
    As soon as you arrive, you come across the submersibles Alvin, Cyana, Globule, Nautile, Mir… The greatest oceanauts have been able to explore unknown depths and make exceptional discoveries.

  • Accommodation
    Mobile home « Cottage 30m² » for 2 people.
    Kitchen, living, shower/toilet, 2 bedrooms.
    Blankets, pillows, garden furniture, terrace. 1 animal accepted (at extra charge).
    Bed linen and towels can be provided at extra charge.
    The end cleaning needs be done by the tenant. It can be reserved at extra charge.
  • Weekend by the sea
    After your visit to the museum, enjoy the beach with direct access from the campsite or relax in our water parc with heated swimming pools.
  • Excursion idea: Boat trip in Cherbourg harbour
    Embark aboard the Adèle and sail for a commented hour-long cruise in the worldwide 2nd largest artificial roadstead. Discover this exceptional site and the incredible human adventure of its construction. Starting points: Cherbourg swing bridge or Cité de la Mer.

Check our availabilities and book your Sea Discovery weekend in Normandy

Offer available from 23 April to 20 May 2021, from 28 May to 27 June 2021 and from 27 August to 11 September 2021, for 2 people.
*The tariff indicated does not include tourist and eco taxes. Booking fee is offered.