View of the Overlord Embroidery

D-Day Story

The D-Day Story has a free recorded audio-described guide specifically for visually impaired visitors.

It brings to life the stunning Overlord Embroidery, commissioned to commemorate D-Day and the Battle for Normandy. This amazing art work is 83 metres long and was created entirely by hand by the Royal School of Needlework.

To borrow the recorded audio-described guide please ask staff at reception when you arrive.

To find out more about The D-Day Story and buy tickets visit

Visitors with disabilities receive a free ticket for a PA or carer.