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Catharism Museum

Maison des Mémoires - 81200 MazametPaid access

In the centre of Mazamet, on the first floor of this beautiful 19th century residence, the Cathar Museum will help you to understand the tragic story of the Cathars.

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Follow the thread of history in the footsteps of good men and women Cathars, discover their beliefs and rituals.

A richly illustrated museum tour, based on the history of the medieval village of Hautpoul and supplemented with sound atmospheres and videos.

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Possibility to visit Hautpoul in addition or workshops for children.

Animations, temporary exhibitions, guided tours throughout the year.

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Tariffs & Means of payment

Full rate : 5 € / Reduced rate: 4€ (Pass TPPO, Teachers, Senior, Groups) Children (12-15 years old): 2,50 € (Groups: 1,50€) Sudents, job seekers, people with diability: 2,50€ Free : under 12s, tour guides, drivers Groups rate : from 15 people Price increase for groups visit on Sunday and public holidays ✓ Check ✓ Bank/credit card ✓ Cash ✓ Travellers Cheque ✓ Credit transfer


Equipment & Services

✓ Parking nearby ✓ Book shop ✓ Lift ✓ Air conditioning ✓ Toilets ✓ Pets welcome ✓ Educational visits ✓ Coach access ✓ Wi-fi ✓ Tourist brochures ✓ Guided tours

Adapted Tourism

✓ Hearing disability ✓ Mental disability ✓ Visual disability ✓ Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance ✓ Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs ✓ Lift (80 x 130 cm) and door >= 77 cm ✓ Possibility of drop-off in front of the site ✓ Visual alarm with flash light ✓ Magnetic loop available at the reception ✓ Reception staff sensitized to the reception of people with disabilities

Languages spoken

✓ English ✓ Spanish