Mont-de-marsan and his region
At the confluence of 3 rivers, Mont de Marsan knows how to combine terroir and guitar, heritage and rugby, gastronomy and symphony.
Monuments and sites to see
Monuments of Mont de Marsan
- The Plumaçon Arena
- The Lacataye Dungeon
- Jean Rameau Park
- The Church of the Madeleine
Visit the Tourist Office website : www.visitmontdemarsan.fr
Museums ans art galleries
- Despiau-Wlérick Museum (cliquez ici pour accéder à la page du musée)
- Musée of the 34th Infantry Regiment (www.amicaledu34ri.fr)
Anything else you wish to do? Take a tour with a Greeter!
The Greeters are volunteer guides who are passionate about their land: they will help you discover Mont de Marsan and the Landes in a different way.
For more ’information : www.visitmontdemarsan.fr
Cultural events all year round
The Théâtre de Gascogne
The Théâtre de Gascogne brings together all the stages of Mont de Marsan and the greater Mons area. The proposed programme is rich and allows all audiences to find their happiness.
Find out the 2019-2020 programme of the Théâtre de Gascogne
Visit the website www.theatredegascogne.fr
The Café Music
The Café Music’ is a space run by the Association Montoise d’Animations Culturelles (AMAC) which promotes contemporary music. In addition to a concert hall, the Café Music’ offers a meeting space, rock classes (the Rock School), rehearsal and recording sessions, and many other cultural activities.
A must: the Arte Flamenco festival
For the past 30 years, the Arte Flamenco Festival has set the town of Mont de Marsan on fire at the beginning of July. For 6 days, Andalusian tunes resound on stages and in the streets: concerts, off-festival, courses, exhibitions… Flamenco comes in all tones.
Live an intense experience by soaking up the flamenco spirit!
Go and see top sports
Basket-Landes : girls at the top !
Members of the Women’s Basketball League since 2006, the Landes basketball players play the leading roles at national and even European level. If you like the show that this collective sport offers, go and encourage them!
Stade Montois Rugby : virile but correct !
Rugby lovers, you will have the opportunity to see the most regular Pro D2 team play at Mont de Marsan. Regularly qualified for the final phases, the rugby players from Mons will delight you with their tenacity and commitment.
Fine gourmets or festayres, you will enjoy
Addresses for all kinds of tastes
- Restaurants : Les Clefs d’Argent, Villa Mirasol, le Richelieu, Auberge de la Pouillique, Bistro le Maméta, Brasserie Le Donjon
- Delicatessen : Epicerie Cocagne, les Saveurs d’Amatxi
The Madeleine Festivities
Lovers of conviviality, bandas or bullfighting culture, you will be delighted for the Fêtes de la Madeleine. During the day and in the evening, with family and friends, it is always possible to party at Mont de Marsan… with moderation. The dress code is white and blue!
Find out more on regiefetes.montdemarsan.fr
Around Mont de Marsan
Mont de Marsan is the prefecture of the Landes, but the department of the Landes is more than just the town alone. To get to know all the facets of it, you will have to travel through the Landes territory, from the Gers to the Atlantic coast.
Stretching from Mont de Marsan to Tursan via Chalosse, the interior Landes will seduce you with their hilly landscapes and picturesque villages. If you are a lover of nature walks and old stones, you won’t regret the detour!
You can find out more about the Landes intérieures by visiting www.landes-interieures.fr
Landes of Armagnac
On the border with the Gers and the Gironde, the Landes d’Armagnac will deliver you their bastides and their castles in the bend of the vineyards. If you stop, you will know the secrets of the thousand-year-old production of the brandy with its 40 virtues.
Visit the www.tourisme-landesdarmagnac.fr website
Radical change of landscape: pines dominate the Upper Heath. A land of traditions long shaped by the timber industry, the Haute Lande is worth a look for its natural sites in the Landes de Gascogne Natural Park and its Contemporary Art Forest.
More information on www.coeurhautelande.fr
The Atlantic Coast
No need to remind you of the attractions of our beautiful Atlantic coast!