Trace the events of the pivotal Battle of Normandy as you travel from England to France to gain an in-depth understanding of this monumental military operation and attend official memorial ceremonies.

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 Sculpture of <i>Les Braves</i> at Omaha Beach  British cruiser HMS <i>Belfast</i> at London's Tower Bridge   Exhibit in London's Imperial War Museum. Credit: Mark Phillips/Alamy  Exhibit in the Churchill War Rooms in London. Credit: Alex Segre/Alamy  London's Tower Bridge  London's Trafalgar Square  Sainte Mère Église  German gun emplacements at Pointe du Hoc. Credit: Atout France/R-Cast  German gun emplacement on Omaha Beach  Sherman tank on Utah Beach  Remains of Mulberry Harbor at Arromanches  Beach at Arromanches  The Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial overlooking Omaha Beach  Flowers at a grave site, American Cemetery, Omaha Beach.  Credit: David Maher  The Mémorial de Caen with its fascinating D-Day and Battle of Normandy exhibitions

Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of D-Day

9 days from $6,995

Trace the events of the pivotal Battle of Normandy as you travel from England to France to gain an in-depth understanding of this monumental military operation and attend official memorial ceremonies.

or Call 855-330-1542

Experts

May 31 - Jun 8, 2019 Departure
Timothy Mulligan

Timothy Mulligan

Historian and retired archivist Timothy Mulligan has written three books and 20 articles on military history, most relating to the Second World War in Europe, including Lone Wolf: The Life and Death of U-Boat Ace Werner Henke and Neither Sharks Nor Wolves: The Men of Nazi Germany's U-Boat Arm. He received his Ph.D. in diplomatic history from the University of Maryland in 1985. During his 34-year tenure as an archivist with the National Archives and Records Administration, he also compiled the two-volume finding aid World War II: Guide to Records Relating to U.S. Military Participation. Now retired, Timothy teaches a course on "History Through Hollywood." Timothy will be leading Group B. 

May 31 - Jun 8, 2019 Departure
Flint Whitlock

Flint Whitlock

Flint Whitlock is an award-winning author of dozens of magazine articles and nine books related to World War II, including two detailing the D-Day operation. He is Editor of WWII Quarterly magazine and a frequent keynote speaker and history presenter. Flint is a former U.S. Army officer and son of a WWII veteran. Flint will be leading Group C.

May 31 - Jun 8, 2019 Departure
Mitch Yockelson

Mitch Yockelson

Mitch Yockelson is a historian well versed in many aspects of U.S. military history. Regarded as an expert on World War II, with a special emphasis on the Normandy Campaign, Mitch is an archivist with the National Archives and teaches military history at Norwich University in Vermont. He is an in-demand lecturer, tour leader, and writer who has published many articles and reviews and four books, including Douglas MacArthur: America's General. Mitch earned his Ph.D. from the Royal Military College of Science, Cranfield University, U.K. Mitch has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Los Angeles Times, and has appeared on PBS, “60 Minutes,” and the History Channel. Mitch has served as a Smithsonian Expert on many other Smithsonian Journeys military tours. Mitch will be leading Group A.