‘Who wants to buy a tank?’ French museum closing due to drop in tourism caused by Muslim terror threat

Fancy buying a World War II tank? Then you need to go to a museum in Normandy, France, which is closing its doors and selling off its entire collection.

The museum, which opened three years ago in Catz near the D-Day beaches on the Normandy coast, is shutting because of a 30 percent drop in visitors this year which it blames on the terror attacks on France in the past two years.

“People are coming less because of the problems of terrorism in France,” the museum’s founder Patrick Nerrant, a former Air France pilot, said

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