MAISON DES MÉMOIRES ET MUSÉE DU CATHARISME

MAZAMET

Musée du Catharisme - Mazamet - Pays Cathare, 21 sites d'exceptionexpo-3memoir21100_2142

Description

With a permanent exhibition of 300 m2, the museum invites you to discover the human story behind the Cathar faith and its history .
Richly illustrated panels (texts, copies of documents, photos, drawings, etc.) bring to life religious characters who marked the medieval Occitane society for three centuries.
Simply and without concessions, “good” Cathar men and women recover their names and their message has new meaning.
Museography including audioguides, tablets, videos and models help visitors to understand the Cathar tragedy.
The only museum of its kind in France, travel back in time to the heart of the Occitane region and the Cathar country.
Bookings required during off season.

Spoken languages : English, Spanish

Accueil VéloQualité TourismeQualité Tourisme Occitanie Sud de France

Opening

From February 13, 2024 to March 31, 2024

Monday
closed
Tuesday
14:00 à 17:00
Wednesday
14:00 à 17:00
Thursday
14:00 à 17:00
Friday
14:00 à 17:00
Saturday
closed
Sunday
closed

From April 1, 2024 to July 14, 2024

Monday
closed
Tuesday
13:30 à 17:30
Wednesday
13:30 à 17:30
Thursday
13:30 à 17:30
Friday
13:30 à 17:30
Saturday
13:30 à 17:30
Sunday
closed

From July 15, 2024 to August 25, 2024

Monday
13:00 à 18:00
Tuesday
13:00 à 18:00
Wednesday
13:00 à 18:00
Thursday
13:00 à 18:00
Friday
13:00 à 18:00
Saturday
13:00 à 18:00
Sunday
closed

From August 26, 2024 to October 31, 2024

Monday
closed
Tuesday
13:30 à 17:30
Wednesday
13:30 à 17:30
Thursday
13:30 à 17:30
Friday
13:30 à 17:30
Saturday
13:30 à 17:30
Sunday
closed

Prices

  • Adult full rate : from 3,00€ to 8,00€
  • Rate for children : from 2,00€ to 3,00€
  • Students rates : from 3,00€ to 5,00€
  • Group rate/adult : from 5,00€ to 7,00€
  • Rate for children : from 2,00€ to 4,00€

Payment

  • Credit card
  • Holiday vouchers (F)
  • Cash
  • Eurocard – Mastercard
  • Money transfers
  • Visa

Equipement & services

  • Equipped meeting room
  • Activities with a specific theme
  • Workshop for children
  • Symposium
  • Conferences
  • Temporary exhibitions
  • WiFi Access
  • Shop
  • Play area

Location

Rue des casernes
81200 MAZAMET
Lat. 43° 29′ 25.01″ – Lon. 2° 22′ 26.95″

Route & access

Nearby