La Cité de la Mer reopens its doors as from Saturday 20 June at 9:30 am! Here are our advice for your visit:

Buy your tickets online at : you will be able to start your visit without going through the cash desk on D-day. On site, please promote payment by bank card 😉

As from 11 years old, please come with a mask! If you have been unable to get one, you can buy some on site, at the cash desk or in our shop.

Start your visit as from 9:30 am (the visit lasts 4:30 on average), book your table at the restaurant Le Quai des Mers (02 33 88 75 60) and follow our signposted circuits to discover:

  • Le Redoutable, the largest submarine that can be visited in the world (accessible from 5 years old): two versions of the audio guide will be offered: one for the family and one intended for experts! Plan to take your own headphones, you can connect them directly to the audio guide (and other scenographic devices).
  • “The Ocean of the Future”: 3 floors of spectacular multimedia spaces where you will discover the last wild territory of the planet: the Ocean, with 17 aquariums on display, including the abyssal basin of 10.70m high.
  • The permanent area “Titanic, Return to Cherbourg” and the magnificent Baggage Hall.
  • In the auditorium, our two original movies : “20 days for Cherbourg” and “When the sea tells about Normandy

During your visit, we will be by your side to guide you. You can wash and disinfect your hands thanks to the hydro alcoholic gel terminals installed.

Take part in our photo rally: 20 photos are available on our website: here. Explore La Cité de la Mer to find them in order to build your visit album and if you wish, share them on social networks with #citedelamer.

You will enjoy the open air spaces, once out of the submarine, discover it under her “belly” in the dock. Enjoy a view of the large artificial harbour before entering the Titanic course, or relax in the Northern garden at the exit of the aquariums.

Finally: keep your visit ticket, it allows you to benefit from discounts from our partners, click here to consult the list.

The following spaces are temporarily closed to comply with the sanitary measures: The attraction “Walking into the Depths” and the exhibition “Cherbourg… and Freedom came from the Sea”.

We wish you in advance an excellent visit of La Cité de la Mer and we rely on you to respect our charter of good behavior that you can download by clicking here.