The Baron Gerard Art and History Museum

Published the 06/10/2015
Embark on a cultural journey through the history of European art! The rich collections of the MAHB -  including works from the prehistoric era to modern times - are housed in the former bishop’s palace.   

See other places

  • The botanical garden

    The botanical garden of Bayeux (listed Historical Monument) is one of the most remarkable 19th century landscaped parks in Normandy. A trail invites visitors to discover the botanical treasures in this...

    More
  • The Bayeux Tapestry

    Each year visitors from around the world come to the museum to admire this key work of the Middle Ages. Listed “World Heritage” by UNESCO, the 70 metres long Tapestry recounts the Conquest of...

    More
  • The old town

    The medieval city of Bayeux boasts a rich architectural heritage. Beside the cathedral in the Romanesque and Gothic styles, Bayeux retains beautifully preserved timer-framed houses, mansions flanked with...

    More