Rue Mazarin

Sheltering the port from the fury of the ocean, in the heart of the Barre district, is a small strip of land on which the ship-owners built their houses in the 17C. In 1749 a terrible tidal wave occurred, which destroyed 200 houses and two-thirds of the strip of land was engulfed. Rue Mazarin, the main road in this district, still has some wealthy residences such as St Martin's at N°13.

Useful information

Address:

Rue Mazarin, 64500 St-Jean-de-Luz

Nearby tourist attractions

Maison de l'Infante
Maison de l'Infante
St-Jean-de-Luz
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St-Jean-de-Luz Harbor St-Jean-de-Luz Harbor
St-Jean-de-Luz Harbor
St-Jean-de-Luz
0:30
St-Jean-de-Luz Town Centre St-Jean-de-Luz Town Centre
St-Jean-de-Luz Town Centre
St-Jean-de-Luz
0:30
Maison Louis-XIV
Maison Louis-XIV
St-Jean-de-Luz
0:15
Church of St. John the Baptist
Church of St. John the Baptist
St-Jean-de-Luz
0:30
Corniche Basque
Corniche Basque
Ciboure
1:00
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