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    • La Maison du Patrimoine offers you another look at the forest and its history. A permanent exhibition presents traditional Landes rural society through two emblematic figures : the shepherd and the resin.

      Collections, filmed testimonies bring a better knowledge of men and their interactions on their forest.

      A temporary exhibition reveals a particular aspect of local heritage over the seasons.

      The Maison du Patrimoine also offers activities for all audiences such as fountain circuits, Gascon workshop, tapping demonstrations and cooking workshops "Les desserts de Mamie" for children from 6 to 12 years old as well as educational workshops (cycle 3 and + ).

      For the cooking workshops "les desserts de Mamie", register with the Mimizan Tourist Office.

      • Tapping demonstration Thursday from 10am
      Info and reservations at the Mimizan Tourist Office

      • Horse-drawn carriage ride in Mimizan as a guided tour for groups only
      Info and reservations at 06 12 26 60 24

      Maison du Patrimoine open and accessible all around year round by reservation.

      All year round, guided tours by reservation.

      Information and reservations on 06 27 17 14 40 :
      Weekdays from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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Useful information

Location : Sea side

Province : Landes North coast/ Landes de Gascogne Regional Natural Park

Location : 39 Rue de l'Abbaye
40200 Mimizan


39 Rue de l'Abbaye
40200 Mimizan

GPS coordinates

44° 12'12.4"N, 1° 14'9.14"W

Traveller Reviews

4.4 sur 5 5 reviews

  • Severine Leyme

    4 sur 5 Reviews posted by Severine Leyme on 05/08/2019

    Très jolie histoire des Landes

  • a rigaudie

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by a rigaudie on 15/09/2018

    Magnifique, histoires très intéressantes, diaporama très instructif. Bravo


    4 sur 5 Reviews posted by Jean-Baptiste PERES-LABOURDETTE on 12/08/2017

    Petit musée très intéressant sur la vie d'autrefois à Mimizan. La visite guidée est bien animée, on apprend plein de petites choses très intéressantes. Vaut la visite.

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