Restricted Access to Areas of Pointe du Hoc Memorial

Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, marked the start of routine preservation maintenance at the Pointe du Hoc Memorial.

The preservation work is expected to continue through Feb. 14, 2020; However, visitors are still welcome to visit areas of the site that remain open to visitors.

Potential visitors are encouraged to reference this map, which displays (in red) the itinerary accessible to guests visiting during this time period. The routine maintenance is necessary to ensure visitors’ safety, limit soil erosion, and protect the fauna and flora. Ultimately, the Pointe du Hoc Memorial staff will continue working to ensure this sacred, fragile historical site and its legacy are preserved to the best standards for future generations to “learn…honor…remember”.