Musée Basque, Bayonne

Categories: History Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
4.1/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web
Musée Basque opened in 1922 with exhibits on everything Basque--from agriculture to seafaring to history and more.

Explore 2,000 objects and works of art that are spread out across nearly 20 rooms. Wander at your own pace. While items are labeled in French and Spanish, an English guide is available at the front desk. Use our Bayonne tour planner to visit Musée Basque on your trip to Bayonne, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Very interesting, many exhibits and films, particularly about the favorite sport. Can you spend a couple of hours.
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  • We did the (free) visit at the heritage days. Is located in a typical House of the region, at the edge of the Nive. Objects and videos make you discover the traditions of the basque country.
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  • This museum was excellent because the displays were well-presented and very informative. We felt that we came away with a solid understanding of basque history and culture. There was a fresh and welco...  read more »
  • Magnific basq
  • beautiful place to visit recess before leaving Bayonne and the Basque country, the Basque culture and its history until the birth of aviron Bayonnais.. .very very good Museum to recommend. I discovered that one can enter the Museum via photos, super idea because after there past 1 h for me I came the afternoon even.
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  • Museum with ancient objects, extraordinarily basque nothing, except the basque pelota course part. The big least objects with just a sign giving their name and not their use or usefulness...
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  • Soon I will be in the order.
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