Touch tour at The D-Day Story

Join expert Touch Tour guide Jo Bressloff as she takes you on a fascinating tour of The D-Day Story’s stunning Overlord Embroidery. Measuring 83 metres long, this incredible work of art was created to commemorate D-Day and the Battle for Normandy. During the tour you will handle artefacts and textiles to give you an understanding of how the embroidery was designed and stitched by artist Sandra Lawrence and the Royal School of Needlework.

Please be aware that the tour is only suitable for blind and partially sighted visitors. You are welcome to bring a companion or carer. There is an admission charge for the museum and the tour is included in the price. The tour must be booked in advance, please contact the museum for further information.

Image caption: People take part in a touch tour at The D-Day Story.

Booking contact number 023 9283 4744 / 4737 Booking contact email [email protected]


D-Day Story

Clarence EsplanadePortsmouthPO5 3NT
+44 (0)23 9288 2555 Visit venue website