We suggest that you come with your group to visit the city of the Counts of Foix which can be proud of having a completely renovated castle offering both interactive and fun activities thanks in particular to new technologies and the handling of objects straight out of the middle ages. Take advantage of your getaway to go to the unforgettable village of Les Forges de Pyrène which, over 5 hectares, allows visitors to rediscover ancient trades through an exciting staging.


Foix Ariège Pyrenees

In the very heart of Ariège, at the foot of the Pyrenees, the Foix Ariège Pyrenees destination immediately catches the traveller's attention, with the three [...]


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1 - Visit of the Forges de Pyrène in Montgailhard

10h00: The trades museum and its collection of more than 5 tools come back to life in the heart of the village of yesteryear with the facilitators of the animated workshops: blacksmith, gold washer, basket maker, clog maker... Helped by an interactive scenography, you will follow Baptistou, 000 years, in the heart of the 85s.

2 - Lunch at the Bistrot Pyrène restaurant

12h45: Menu:
Country charcuterie
Filet mignon, forest sauce
Blueberry pie
Wine and coffee

3 - Visit of Foix castle

14h30: At the foot of the castle, the new museum invites you to get to know the various counts of Foix. The interior of the castle with its realistic decorations immerses you in the life of the Middle Ages as close as possible to the history of the famous Gaston Fébus and his court. The terraces of the castle are animated by characters dressed in period attire to introduce you to crossbow shooting, stone carving, forging, war machines ...

17:30 p.m.: End of your day.

Prices / Validity

Adult: 46 €
Price Min. Max.
(from 08/04/2023 to 05/11/2023)
Min. €46

The price does not include

Transportation, personal expenses, optional travel / cancellation insurance.

The price includes

Entry to the Pyrene forge museum and the Château de Foix, lunch with wine and coffee.