“La petite histoire” and other stories
You'll love !
- the watermill
- the old tools
- how we once lived
- meeting enthusiasts
Open throughout the year on Fridays from 9 am to 12 noon and from 2 pm to 5 pm. The other days by reservation.
33 Bis carrére de Cap Sus – 64170 Labastide-Cézéracq
06 15 17 73 76
In Castétis, near Orthez, the Candau watermill is a water mill dating back to the 16th century which was in operation milling wheat up until 1958. Now it has been completely restored and is back in service.
Alain Forsans the owner will welcome him to his house and as the miller will give you a demonstration of how the mill grinds. How a watermill makes flower will no longer be a secret as far as you're concerned! Don't miss its museum devoted to millers' tools.
Opening hours :
Open from 1 June to 30 September every Wednesday from 10 am to 12 noon and from 2 pm to 6 pm. Guided tours every hours.
Adult: 3€, Child (6 à 12 ans): 1.50€
2 impasse du canal – 64300 Castétis
05 59 67 83 18