Ariège Regional Museum

Major prehistoric collections taken from digs in 60 of the 300 caves in the Ariège region. Visitors can also see arms and hunting collections, a reminder that Gaston Phebus was an excellent huntsman, as well as capitals from St. Volusien's cloister.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Château de Foix

Phone:

+33 5 34 09 83 83

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Foix Castle
Foix Castle
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Church of St Volusien
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Foix Castle
Foix Castle
Originally built in the 10C, the castle
60 minutes
Church of St Volusien
Church of St Volusien
Stalls, large windows and a Renaissance
15 minutes
Pyrène Forges
Pyrène Forges
''Bringing the past to life'' could be
90 minutes
See all