Your ancestor comes from Normandy

Your ancestor comes from Normandy? Follow their footsteps and visit a fascinating region of France known for its breathtaking nature and coastline, as well as for its many historical and cultural sites.
Below, we have identified the main cities, towns and villages that are, still today, must-visit remembrance sites. We suggest that you start in Caen, the capital of Normandy, and continue to Honfleur. Then, discover the cities around Rouen, the cultural and historical capital, before entering the Channel territory where Mont-Saint-Michel is located. Last but not the least, don’t miss the southern part of Normandy where many families of New France come from!

Discover Rouen, medieval and trendy city of your ancestors

Discover Mont-Saint-Michel of your ancestors

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Normandy Tourism (External link)

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