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Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.

Things to do


Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

Pau at your fingertips

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The unmissable site > In the footsteps of Henri IV

Despite three restoration operations, the birthplace of King Henri IV is still going strong. This indestructible castle, now a national museum, opens its doors and takes you to the very heart of the history of France.

www.chateau-pau.fr (External link)

The cultural venue > From the classics to the moderns

Works by English, Flemish, Italian, Spanish and French Masters can be admired at the Pau Fine Arts Museum. Don't miss the famous “Cotton Exchange in New Orleans” by Degas.

www.pau-pyrenees.com (External link)

The gastronomic venue > Stop off at the market!

Looking for taste and authenticity? The Pau "Halles" await you. Country folk, local craftspeople and Pau locals come together to share their love for Béarn and good produce.

www.pau-pyrenees.com (External link)


Office de tourisme

Place Royale

64000 Pau

00 33 (0)5 59 27 27 08

Email accueil@tourismepau.fr (External link)

Website www.pau-pyrenees.com (External link)