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National Museum and the Château de Pau - Official

Rue du Château, 64000 Pau, France

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About National Museum and the Château de Pau - Official

The Château de Pau is a castle in the center of the city of Pau, the capital of Pyrénées-Atlantiques and Béarn. It dominates that quarter of the city. Here is where Henry IV was born in 1553 and it was once used by Napoleon as a holiday home during his period of power and so much history to say. It was now serving as a museum which contains a unique artistic and historical collection in an exceptional setting.



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Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes33.78km from National Museum and the Château de Pau - Official

The sanctuary of Lourdes has been the largest French Catholic pilgrimage center since Bernadette Soubirous , saw a Lady declaring to be the Immaculate Conception , four years after the proclamation of the dogma of the Immaculate Conception by Pope Pius IX , it was acts of Our Lady of Lourdes.

Col d'Aubisque35.49km from National Museum and the Château de Pau - Official

Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass which was located in the south of Tarbes and Pau in the department of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques.  It is a center for winter sports and is regularly part of the Tour de France, generally rated an hors catégorie climb. It is almost the perfect climb for cyclists and also this picturesque location offers a panoramic view of nature.

Col du Soulor38.29km from National Museum and the Château de Pau - Official

Col du Soulor is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.474m (4,835ft) above the sea level, located in the Pyrenees, a range of mountains in southwest Europe that forms a natural border between France and Spain. It was one of the beautiful locations in this area which is flourished with natural beauty. The road over the col is regularly used in the Tour de France cycling race, normally in conjunction with the Col d'Aubisque.

Rocher de la Vierge41.81km from National Museum and the Château de Pau - Official

The rock of the Virgin also called the rocks of the Virgin is a rock located in Belgium in Comblain-la-Tour in the municipality of Hamoir on the right bank of the Ourthe, a tributary of the Meuse. It is included on the list of classified real estate heritage of Hamoir since November 9, 1949. It is also listed as a site of great biological interest and as a Natura 2000 site. From the top of this rock, you can admire the entire bay of Biarritz, its Grande Plage on one side and on the other.

Petit train d'Artouste46.2km from National Museum and the Château de Pau - Official

Petit train d'Artouste is located in the Ossau valley, in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques.  This tourist and historical railway allows a visit in the mountain to more than 2000 meters of altitude. It travels 10 kilometers on its narrow track. It offers plunging views over the Soussouéou valley. The departure is by cable car at the level of the Fabrèges lake.  it is the second-highest tourist rail line in France and the fifteenth in Europe.

La Pierre Saint Martin46.35km from National Museum and the Château de Pau - Official

La Pierre Saint-Martin is a winter sports resort located in the Pierre Saint-Martin massif in the French part of the Pyrenees. The resort is located on the territory of the commune of Arette, in the department of Pyrenees-Atlantiques and the region New Aquitaine.  It is a family resort, a village of chalets, located in a pine forest. The estate covers 55  hectares, at an altitude of 2,200 meters. It is part of the grouping of N'PY stations.

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The Nouvelle-Aquitaine region is the largest region of France with an area of 84,035.7 kilometer square. Tourism is an important sector in a region with significant assets, starting with a mild and sunny climate, wine tourism, many heritage sites, sandy beaches for surfers, and mountains for skiers.