Museums Gers

Musee des Beaux Arts - Mirande
French, Italian and Flemish paintings from the 15th to 19th centuries. Open Monday to Friday (10:00-12:00 and 14:00-18:00); Saturday (10:00-12:00 and 15:00-18:00); Sunday 10:00-12:00 in July and August. At 13, rue de lEveche in Mirande (32).
Musee des Jacobins
Historical museum specialising in the Jacobean era but also Roman and South American art. Open May to September (10:00-12:00 and 14:00-18:00); October to April Tuesday to Sunday (10:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00) Located in the centre of Auch (32).
Musee Paysan de la Save
Museum representing life in the country at the beginning of the 20th Century. More than 2000 objects, tools and documents presented in 4 exhibition rooms. Located in Espaon (32). Open all year. Groups welcome.
Musee dArtagnan
Dedicated to the famous musketeer and Gascon. English commentary guides you through the museum. Open September to June (14:00-18:00, closed Mondays); July and August (10:30-19:00). Closed January to 15 February. In Lupiac (32).
Conservatoire de la Vie Rurale dAutrefois
Located in a 19th century building over 900 everyday tools and objects from yesteryear (1850-1950) are displayed with a reconstruction of rural room and carpenters workshop. On rue Pierre de Marcassus in Gimont (32).
Musee dArt Naif
Private museum of Naive art from across the world. Open Thusday to Monday 10:00-19:00 (May to October) and 10:00-17:00 (November to April). Located in the chateau dEnsoules in Beraut (32). Fermé le mardi et le mercredi
Seviac Gallo-Roman Villa
Villa dating from the second century AD. Mosaics and thermal baths are part of the everyday Gallo-Roman life on show. Open March to November (10:00-12:00 and 14:00-18:00), July and August (10:00-19:00). In Montreal du Gers (32).
Musee de lArmagnac de Condom
Demonstrating agricultural and viticultural techniques of making Armagnac. 18 ton press dating from X1X century. Located in Condom, Gers. Open from 1-31 January 14:00-17:00 from 1 April-31 October 10:-12:00;15:00-18:00 everyday except Tuesday
Ecomusee de LArmagnac
Nature trail through forests and around 7 lakes. Gascon barn with traditional tools and casks for armagnac making, distillery and underground wine store. Open 1 Aril- October 31 Mondays to Fridays from 09:00-12:00;14:00-18:00 Saturdays 14:00-!8:00 and Su
Muse campanaire de lIsle-Jourdain
A campanology (bell ringing) museum with a great number of artefacts. Closed Tusedays and public holidays. Open 10:00-12:00 and 14:30-17:30. Located in place de lHotel de Ville in lIsle-Jourdain (32).
Le Tresor dEauze
An archeology musem based around 28,003 coins and 50 other roman objects found in Eauze. Open June to September (10:00-12:30 and 14:00-18:00); October to May (14:00-17:00). Closed in January and Tuesdays and public holidays. In the centre of Eauze (32).
Larressingle Fortified Village & Medieval Camp
Fortified 12th-17th century village with castle, museum, medieval architecture. Medieval Camp Open every day from March to June from 14:00-18:00. July and August from 10:00-19:00 and September to 11 November from 14:00-18:00