Musée du Béret - NAY

Musée du Béret

Musée du Béret à NAY (64800)



The walled town of Nay in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques hosts the only beret museum in the world. The establishment has weaved berets since 1819 and opened a museum dedicated to the history and manufacture of France's most famous and iconic headgear. A film translated into several languages ??traces the history of the beret, how to wear it, its characteristics that also…

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Musée du Béret

Place Saint Roch
64800 NAY

Tel. : +33 5 59 61 91 70

Email : museeduberet@wanadoo.fr
WWW : http://www.museeduberet.com

Museum description : The walled town of Nay in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques hosts the only beret museum in the world. The establishment has weaved berets since 1819 and opened a museum dedicated to the history and manufacture of France's most famous and iconic headgear. A film translated into several languages ??traces the history of the beret, how to wear it, its characteristics that also make up the identity of the person who wears it! To discover: an outstanding collection of old animated machines that show the manufacturing process. Do not miss the colourful shop and why not, failing a baguette under your arm, leave with a beret?
Comment venir : Starting from Pau - follow D938 in the direction of Lourdes. Enter the city of Nay,after crossing the bridge, turn on your right. Go straight on until the stop sign. Turn right. After a fpprox. 100 yards you'll see it on your right handside. Small parking lot of the square Saint Roch.
Point de départ (coordonnées GPS) : 43.1825, -0.261297
Type of museum : Crafts

Languages spoken : French, English, Spanish, Portuguese
Visit possible in : French, English, Spanish, Portuguese

Length of visit : 35 Minutes
Type : Museum
Sports equipment : Projection room
Services : Shop

Method of payment : Payment cards - Cheques and postal orders - Chèques Vacances - Cash - Bank transfers

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