Exposition "Regard sur Cherbourg, port de la liberté – Dans les yeux de Jean"

CHERBOURG-EN-COTENTIN
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Exposition "Regard sur Cherbourg, port de la liberté – Dans les yeux de Jean"
CHERBOURG-EN-COTENTIN

Based on the real-life testimony of Jean PIVAIN, it will offer a look at the Gare Maritime Transatlantique, the Occupation and the Liberation through the eyes of Jean, a 9-year-old in 1933 who grew up in Cherbourg.

The exhibition will feature historical prints and previously unpublished illustrations by Jean BRISSET, a specialist in children?s illustration. The exhibition will run at La Cité throughout the summer. From September onwards, the exhibition will be available free of charge in schools.

Type of events

  • Cultural
  • Exhibitions

Themes

  • Normandy battle
  • D-Day
  • Discovery
  • History

Rates

  • Free for all

Dates and times

    • From 01 June 2024 to 01 September 2024
  • Access and location

    Adress

    Allée du Président Menut
    Cherbourg-Octeville
    50100 CHERBOURG-EN-COTENTIN

    Contact

    SAS CITÉ DE LA MER EDEIS

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