The city of the sea in Cherbourg and its artificial harbor

In Cherbourg at 30 minutes from the Bricquebec castle, you can discover the city of the sea including the permanent exhibition of the Titanic call at Cherbourg in 1912 and many other marine elements such as underwater or aquarium the deepest in Europe . The site is large and welcoming , what a memorable day!

Discover also in Cherbourg the largest global artificial harbor :

La grande Rade : photo Cherbourg Tourisme

La grande Rade : photo Cherbourg Tourisme

The construction of this dam forming the Cherbourg harbor is an extraordinary adventure initiated in the late 18th century by Louis XVI and completed in 1858 by Napoleon III .