MUSÉE DU CATHARISME ET MAISON DES MÉMOIRES

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

Opening

From May 27, 2022 to June 5, 2022

Monday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Thursday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Friday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Saturday
closed
Sunday
closed

From June 7, 2022 to July 13, 2022

Monday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Thursday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Friday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Saturday
closed
Sunday
closed

The July 15, 2022

Monday
closed
Tuesday
closed
Wednesday
closed
Thursday
closed
Friday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Saturday
closed
Sunday
closed

From July 16, 2022 to August 14, 2022

Monday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Thursday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Friday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Saturday
closed
Sunday
14:00 à 17:00

The August 15, 2022

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

From August 16, 2022 to August 21, 2022

Monday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Thursday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Friday
10:00 à 12:30
14:00 à 18:00
Saturday
closed
Sunday
14:00 à 17:00

From August 22, 2022 to October 30, 2022

Monday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Thursday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Friday
10:00 à 12:00
14:00 à 17:00
Saturday
closed
Sunday
closed

From November 2, 2022 to November 4, 2022

Monday
closed
Tuesday
closed
Wednesday
14:00 à 16:30
Thursday
14:00 à 16:30
Friday
14:00 à 16:30
Saturday
closed
Sunday
closed

Prices

  • Adult full rate : from 4,00€ to 6,00€
  • Rate for children : from 1,50€ to 2,50€
  • Students rates : from 2,50€ to 3,50€
  • Group rate/adult : from 4,00€ to 5,00€
  • Rate for children : from 1,50€ to 3,00€

Payment

  • Credit card
  • Cheques and postal orders (F)
  • Holiday vouchers (F)
  • Cash
  • Eurocard – Mastercard
  • Money transfers
  • Visa

Equipement & services

  • Film projection room
  • Equipped meeting room
  • Activities with a specific theme
  • Workshop for adults
  • 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