Avranches

Avranches is a town on the coast in the southwest corner of Normandy, at the base of the Cotentin Peninsula. Mont Saint-Michel is quite nearby.

Monument at Patton Square

The town was liberated by American troops during the Normandy campaign in World War II; there is a monument.

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Botanical garden

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