Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Pau

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Pau is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Pau a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Pau.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Pau:

  1. Chateau De Pau

    #1 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Chateau De Pau

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Photo Gallery, Exhibition

    Address: 2 Rue du Chateau, 64000 Pau, France

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Built during the middle ages, on the banks of river Gave, Chateau de pau is a magnificent castle of great historic importance. Once the birthplace of King Henry IV, then later becoming a holiday home ...Read more

  2. Saint-girons De Monein Church

    #2 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Saint-girons De Monein Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: 58 rue du commerce, 64360 Monein, France

    Timings: 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    The largest church in the town of Monien, Saint Girons de Monien took about 70 years and seven generations of men to construct. It was built in the honour of Saint Girons who was one among the seven h...Read more

  3. Musee Bernadotte

    #3 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Musee Bernadotte

    Tags: Museum, Photo Gallery, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: Street Tran, 64000 Pau

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Museum of Bernadotte was once the house and birthplace of Jean Baptiste Bernadotte a soldier who turned Marshal and then eventually became the King of Sweden and Norway during the time of Napoleon...Read more

  4. The Cathedral Of Lescar

    #4 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    The Cathedral Of Lescar

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Lescar, 64230, Pyrenees-Atlantiques

    Built in one of the oldest towns of Europe, the first human traces in Lescar dates as far back as 2500 BC. The Cathedral, which is now a National Monument, was constructed by Bishop Guy de Lons somewh...Read more

  5. Church Of Morlaas

    #5 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Church Of Morlaas

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Sainte Foy, 64160 Morlaas

    Timings: 07:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Church of Morlaas was built sometime during the 11th and 12th century. It is dedicated to Saint Foy, a young girl saint who was arrested and tortured to death by the Roman Empire during the 2nd ce...Read more

  6. Villa Lawrance And The Museum Of Resistance And Deportation

    #6 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
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    Tags: Museum, Architecture , Specialty Museum, Heritage Building

    Address: Villa Lawrence, 68, rue Montpensier, 64000 Pau

    Timings: 02:30 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    Unlike most Villas in France Villa Lawrance is unique for its blend of Flemish and Germanic architecture. It was built by the Schlumberger Family from Alsace in 1855 and was later bought by the Lawran...Read more

  7. Chateau De Montaner

    #7 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Chateau De Montaner

    Tags: Outdoors, Architecture

    Address: 64460 Montaner, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Situated at an altitude of 329 meters Chateau de Montaner is known for its 40 meter high fortified tower which was once used to keep a watchful eye on the borders of Bearn. Built in 1373, on the order...Read more

  8. Castle Of Morlanne

    #8 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Castle Of Morlanne

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Photo Gallery, Exhibition

    Address: Carrere du Château, 64370 Morlanne, Aquitaine, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Like its fortified counterpart, The Castle of Montaner, The castle of Morlanne was built by the orders of Gaston Febus, the Count of Foix, for his brother Arnaud Guilhem around 1373. He took to streng...Read more

  9. Saint Martin De Pau Church

    #9 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Saint Martin De Pau Church

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Eglise Saint Martin, 3, rue Gontaut-de-Biron, 64000 Pau

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Built originally between 1468 and 1472 opposite Chateau de Pau, the church became too small as time went by and the population of the town of Pau grew. After years of debate the church was rebuilt in ...Read more

  10. Saint Jacques De Pau Church

    #10 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Saint Jacques De Pau Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Eglise Saint-Jacques, 8 Rue Bernadotte, 64000 Pau

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Saint Jacques de Pau shares a similar history to that of its counterpart, Saint Martin’s church. Here initially a chapel was constructed which soon became inadequate for the pilgrims. Hence the ...Read more

  11. Manor House Of Mascaraas

    #11 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Manor House Of Mascaraas

    Tags: Art Museum, Educational Site

    Address: Chateau de Mascaraas, 64330 Mascaraas

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A fortified Manor house from the medieval, Chateau de Mascaraas is located right at the heart of the Pacherenc and the Vic-Bilh, in Madiran vineyards. Transformed into a abbey and barony in the late 1...Read more

  12. Musee Art Et Culture De Lescar

    #12 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Musee Art Et Culture De Lescar

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Outdoors, Educational Site

    Address: Rue de la Cite, 64230, Lescar

    Timings: 02:00 pm - 07:00 pm Details

    Located in one of the oldest towns of Lescar, the Museum of Art and Culture has archaeological collections from less than 3,000 years to ancient times. With collections like old furniture and painting...Read more

  13. Saint Pierre De Pau Church

    #13 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Saint Pierre De Pau Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Outdoors, Architecture

    Address: 2, avenue Schuman, 64000 Pau

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    One of the prime examples of modern catholic architecture, Saint Pierre de Pau was built entirely by grey concrete and slates. Many visitors are surprised to find an octagonal shaped church. Also the ...Read more

  14. Anglican Church Of Saint Andrew's Of Pau

    #14 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
    Anglican Church Of Saint Andrew's Of Pau

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Outdoors, Educational Site

    Address: St Andrew’s Churh 8, rue O’Quin, 64000 Pau

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The city of Pau once had three Angilican churches, two of which no longer remain in their original form except for Saint Andrew’s. It was built in 1888 and till now continues to be at thriving p...Read more

  15. Eglise Saint Martin

    #15 of 18 Art and Cultural Attractions in Pau
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    Tags: Church

    Address: 3 Rue de Gontaut Biron, 64000 Pau, France

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