All summer long, the tourist office proposes animations, guided tours, walks in order to discover the city differently and in a playful way.
On the 2016 season program:

Theatrical walks in the castle :

When? Wednesdays and Saturdays from July 13 to August 20 at 8:30 pm. Additional date on Monday, August 8.

How much? Adults 12 euros (free for under 6s) and 7 euros for students, schoolchildren and jobseekers.

Musical ballads :

When? Tuesdays at 8:30 pm and Sundays at 4:30 pm from July 12 to August 28.

How much? Adults 12 euros (free for children under 6 years old) and 7 euros for students, schoolchildren and jobseekers.

Guided tours :

Castle of William the Conqueror

When? Wednesday to Saturday. Departure at 11.00 am and 4.00 pm from the Saint-georges church of the castle. Duration 1h30

How much? single rate 6 euros (free under 10 years old)

Historic centre of Caen

When? From Monday to Friday departure at 10.30 am and 4 pm from the tourist office. Duration 2h00

How much? Adults 7 euros (free under 10 years old) and 5.5 euros for students, school and job seekers.

and also

The playful courses

The little tourist train

The incity pass (free application of Caen la Mer)

2016, the year of William the Conqueror:

What? A torchlight procession

When? Saturday 18 June from 23.00 hrs


What? The fantastic banquet at Caen Castle

When? Tuesday, July 26th

Impressionist Normandy Festival 3rd edition :

Two exhibitions until the fall of 2016:

At the Museum of Normandy (John Batho, History of Colours, 1962-2015)

At the Museum of Fine Arts in Caen (Frits Thaulow, a landscape gardener by nature)

D-Day festival Normandy 10 th edition

What? The Currents of Freedom

When? From Friday 10 to Sunday 12 June


What? Guided tours of the underground ice-house

When? Mondays, June 6 and 13

Other dates are scheduled outside the D-Day festival, on Mondays 20 and 27 June; 4, 11 and 18 July; 10 and 17 October: 19 and 26 December at 2.30 and 3.30 pm.

How much? Adults 6 euros (free under 10 years old)

For more details and information :

Tourist Office 12 Place Saint-Pierre, 14000 Caen
Telephone: 02 31 27 14 14