Notre Dame de la Sède Cathedral Saint LizierVisit one of the most beautiful religious buildings of the Midi Pyrénées
For all those with a passion for art and history, embark on a voyage of discovery of a unique collection of monumental paintings decorating the vaults and the walls of the building.
Created using ocres, charcoal and lime, the paintings offer visitors a peaceful and joyful experience. The Departmental MuseumVisit the Departmental Museum of the Ariege and discover its historical collections
The Departmental Museum of the Ariege presents the evolution of the Couserans over 2 000 years of history through varied collections and a modern museographic trail for children and adults alike. Bishops' Palace GroundsDiscover the grounds of the Bishops’ Palace and enjoy the uninterrupted view over the Couserans
A walk in the Palace gardens takes you to the temporary exhibition room and the former Palace cloisters. Further on, a belvedere offers you an exceptional view over the Pyrenees mountain range. Built when it was a hospital, the belvedere is to be found in the middle of the ‘court of the frenetics’; it was thought that the view would provide some serenity for the patients.