You'll love !
- the 18th century house
- the exhibitions
- the wealth of manuscripts
- Francis Jammes
The French poet Francis Jammes who was also a novelist, dramatist and critics lived here from 1897 to 1907. It was in this house that he wrote:”De l’Angélus de l’aube à l’Angélus du soir”, “Clara d’Ellébeuse”,” le Deuil des primevères”, “Almaïde d’Etremont”,” le Romain du lièvre”, “Pomme d’anis”.
Since its formation, the association has received an important gift from the Jammes’ family: manuscripts, correspondence, books, sheet music, photographs, illustrated books etc.
Special hoursFrom 12 May to 30 May
Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm
June, July and August hours announced at the end of May
The use of the mask is mandatory.
Hydroalcoholic gel is at your disposal
Visit limited at 2 people at the same time
For a group visit or a special visit, thanks to make an appointment by email or phone.
7 Avenue Francis Jammes - Orthez - 05 59 69 11 24