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Baiter and Beyond

Take me here now

Adventure Trail 5 - D-Day

Setting off for Normandy

show transcript

The 6th June 1944 was ‘D-Day’ – one of the most heroic and adventurous days in modern history. On this day British and American soldiers landed in Normandy (on the North West coast of France) to fight enemy forces and liberate Europe from Nazi occupation.


See real ration cards, gas masks, and other wartime objects in Poole Museum.

This is the final trail spot!... Explore any of the hotspots online and on the leaflet maps. To begin the Adventure Trail again go to the GREAT QUAY trail stop where THAMES STREET meets POOLE QUAY, and enter code QUAY.