The tourism office

The Cotentin Bay Tourist Office , welcome you in the offices of Sainte Mère Eglise and Carentan les Marais .

It offers several services and activities during the year :

Ticketing Service : City of the Sea, Freedom banquet around the 6 June, memory trails, crossings to the Channel Islands, river walks on the Douve and on the Taute from May to September, for the discovery of the Cotentin marshes and sea trips with the boat "la Belle de Carentan".

Service Animations : the Terroir and Handicrafts markets organized in July and August on the church square in Sainte-Mère-Eglise, guided city tours for groups and guided tours of Utah Beach in July and August ( on foot or in a team)

Reception desk internal services :
-A free internet access point and WIFI access all year round, a shop space, an exhibition hall at the office of Sainte Mère Eglise.
-The design and editing of practical tourist brochures (Touristic guide, event calendars, the program of festivities and ceremonies from 6 June…)

Ideas for visits to discover Sainte Mère and its surroundings :
-The Open Air Museum, possibility of renting a touch pad equipped with a GPS all year round which guides the visitor through a circuit of 50 km around Sainte-Mère-Eglise via the Kit’M application (free smartphone app)
-In the city center , a circuit dotted with panels allows tourists to realize what the city was like at the time of the landing. (Circuit map)

The office works together with the Cotentin office (website, salons, fairs, document editing) and networking with local and departmental tourism professionals, but also with associations.

Find all the information on the website :

Community Tourist Office

The OTC welcomes you all year round on the church square of Sainte-Mère-Eglise :

October to March

from Monday to Friday : 9h30 – 12h30/13h30 – 17h00
the Saturday (All Saints holidays, Christmas and February) : 10h00 – 13h00/14h00 – 17h00
closed weekends, holidays, 25 December and January 1

April - May - June - September - 7 days a week

Monday to Saturday : 9h00 – 13h00/14h00 – 18h00
Sunday and off days : 9h30 – 13h30

July - August - 7 days a week

Monday to Saturday : 9h00 – 18h30
Sunday and off days : 10h00 – 16h00