The town was liberated by American troops during the Normandy campaign after the D-Day invasion in World War II; there is a monument.
There is some free parking places near the tourist office but it can be difficult to find a space, more spaces available near the Le Jardin des Plantes.
- 1 Le Scriptorial, Place d'Estouteville, ☎ . museum containing manuscripts from Mont-Saint-Michel
- 2 Le Jardin des Plantes, Place Carnot. Small botanical garden with a great view towards Mont Saint-Michel
- 1 Logis Hôtel de la Croix d'Or, 83 Rue de la Constitution, ☎ .
- 2 ALTOS Hotel & Spa, 37 Boulevard du Luxembourg, ☎ .