Museums and places to visit around Ferrières

classified from West to East

Click on the compass to locate the museum or site


The excavations of St. Julianne

boussole Site of archaeological excavations in free access
route de Lacrouzette
81210 ROQUECOURBE
Tél : 05 63 70 73 47
GPS : N 43° 39' 56,18" - E 2° 17' 49,12"
Driving time from Ferrières: 35 min. about 

The Pavilion of Adelaide

boussole Masterpiece of civil Romanesque architecture
Website
Le bourg - 81100 BURLATS
Tél : 05 63 35 07 83 ou 05 63 74 63 38
GPS : N 43° 38' 10,28" - E 2° 19' 07,62"
Driving time from Ferrières: 20 min. about

The circuit "Sidobre, the world of granite"

boussoleOne of the largest granite mining centers in the world
Website
Vialavert - 81260 LE BEZ
Tél : 05 63 74 63 38
GPS : N 43° 37' 58,95" - E 2° 24' 25,47"
Temps de parcours en voiture depuis Ferrières : 15 min. environ

Exhibition of the "maquis de Vabre"

boussoleExhibition on the history of the Resistance in the maquis
Maison de la montagne
rue Vieille - 81330 VABRE
Tél : 05 63 50 40 50
GPS : N 43° 41' 34,09" - E 2° 25' 36,06"
Driving time from Ferrières: 10 min. about

The house of the valley of Gijou

boussoleExhibitions and information related to nature
Pont de Sénégats
81330 LACAZE
Tél : 05 63 74 54 05
GPS : N 43° 44' 15,91" - E 2° 28' 27,40"
Driving time from Ferrières: 30 min. about

The castle of Lacaze

boussoleRenaissance Castle, recently rehabilitated
Place du Château
81330 LACAZE
Tél : 05 63 37 55 98
GPS : N 43° 44' 13,61" - E 2° 31' 13,04"
Driving time from Ferrières: 30 min. about

The basket gallery

boussoleCollection of basketwork
Mairie de Brassac (1er étage)
81260 BRASSAC
Tél : 05 63 74 56 97
GPS : N 43° 37' 45,73" - E 2° 29' 51,59"
Driving time from Ferrières: 10 min. about

The museum of Vieux Lacaune

boussoleHistory and traditions of Lacaunais from 1700 to 1940
Place du Griffoul
81230 LACAUNE-LES-BAINS
Tél : 05 63 37 25 38 ou 05 63 37 04 98
GPS : N 43° 42' 24,45" - E 2° 41' 30,43"
Driving time from Ferrières: 40 min. about

The pork butcher's shop

boussoleHistory and know-how in the manufacture of local pork meats
Website
3 rue Biarnès - 81230 LACAUNE-LES-BAINS
Tél : 05 63 37 46 31 ou 05 63 37 04 98
GPS : N 43° 42' 20,46" - E 2° 41' 29,48"
Driving time from Ferrières: 40 min. about

Ramond spinning

boussoleA set of pulleys, belts, cardes and spinning machines dating from 1841
Website
rue Rhin et Danube - 81230 LACAUNE-LES-BAINS
Tél : 05 63 37 04 98
GPS : N 43° 42' 17,31" - E 2° 41' 36,28"
Driving time from Ferrières: 40 min. about

Conservatory of Tastavy Presbytery

boussoleA place of Catholic religious memory of the Monts de Lacaune
Website
Tastavy - 81320 NAGES
Tél : 05 63 37 06 01 ou 05 63 37 12 29
GPS : N 43° 40' 32,70" - E 2° 46' 47,00"
Driving time from Ferrières: 60 min. about

The house of Payrac

boussoleLive as before. A mountain rural habitat in an exceptional site
Website
Payrac - 81320 NAGES
Tél : 05 63 37 12 29
GPS : N 43° 39' 18,40" - E 2° 45' 23,30"
Driving time from Ferrières: 60 min. about

Rieumontagné Museum

boussoleA trip to the nineteenth century in the buildings of an old farm
Website
Ferme de Rieumontagné - 81320 NAGES
Tél : 05 63 37 12 29
GPS : N 43° 38' 57,60" - E 2° 46' 38,20"
Driving time from Ferrières: 60 min. about

The towers of the Château de Nages

boussoleTwo of the towers of the Nages Castle built in the 15th century
Website
Ferme de Rieumontagné - 81320 NAGES
Tél : 05 63 37 12 29
GPS : N 43° 40' 30,94" - E 2° 46' 46,30"
Driving time from Ferrières: 60 min. about

The Narulle water mill

boussoleMill preserved in state with its millstones and paddlewheel
81320 Entre NAGES et LA TRIVALLE
Tél : 05 63 37 06 01
GPS : N 43° 41' 45,51" - E 2° 46' 35,90"
Driving time from Ferrières: 60 min. about

The tower of Boissezon de Masviel

boussoleLast vestige of the feudal castle
81320 MURAT-SUR-VEBRE
Tél : 05 63 37 47 47
GPS : N 43° 41' 19,59" - E 2° 54' 29,82"
Driving time from Ferrières: 60 min. about

The museum of civilizations of the statues-menhirs

boussoleNeolithic statue-menhirs, 5500 bc
Website
Place de la Mairie - 81320 MURAT-SUR-VEBRE
Tél : 05 63 37 47 47
GPS : N 43° 41' 04,25" - E 2° 51' 16,78"
Driving time from Ferrières: 60 min. about

The museum of shovels and old tractors

boussoleExhibition of agricultural equipment from the early 20th century to the 1980s
Comité des battages à l'ancienne
81320 MURAT-SUR-VEBRE
Tél : 06 81 06 69 00 (Lucien CROS)
GPS : N 43° 41' 04,25" - E 2° 51' 16,57"
Driving time from Ferrières: 60 min. about