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  • 1 Cathedral of Notre Dame

    Religious buildings

    18 rue de la Halle F - 40100 Dax

    In a severe Classical style, the cathedral was built when its Gothic predecessor collapsed in 1645. However the present building still has a fine 13C Gothic doorway, giving access to the north transept.

  • 2 Banks of the River Adour

    Nature and gardens

    quai du 28e-Bataillon-des-Chasseurs F - 40100 Dax

    In the centre of the parc Téodore-Denis, delimited by the remains of the Roman ramparts, stand the arènes, built in 1913. The bullfights of the two Dax ferias (August and September) are held here. Further down, the Potinière gardens stretch to the he..

  • 3 Sarrat Park

    Nature and gardens

    Rue du Sel-Gemme F - 40100 Dax

    Here visitors can take a walk through a classical French garden, a vegetable garden, then a Japanese garden and so on. In this park traversed by canals, once the property of architect René Guichemerre, stands a house inspired by the designs of Frank ..

  • 4 Statue of Jean-Charles de Borda

    Museums and art

    place Thiers F - 40100 Dax

    Born in 1733, Charles de Borda was an engineer, surveyor and mathematician; he made tremendous progress in nautical calculations and, as a member of the commission set up under the Constituent Assembly to introduce the metric system, measured the len..

  • 5 Borda Museum

    Museums and art

    11 bis rue des Carmes - Chapelle des Carmes F - 40100 Dax

    The museum houses collections of prehistoric objects from archaeological excavations, and also coins. One room is devoted to regional folklore and local bullfighting traditions. Lastly, two sons of Dax are honoured here: R. Milliès-Lacroix, once mini..

  • 6 Dax Archeology Crypt

    Archaeological and historical sites

    11 bis rue des Carmes F - 40100 Dax

    The dig uncovered the podium of a 2C, Gallo-Roman temple, opposite the museum.

  • 7 Army Light Aviation Museum(ALAT)

    Museums and art

    58 avenue de l’Aérodrome F - 40100 Dax

    Documents, souvenirs, uniforms... and some 30 helicopters and planes are exhibited here, including the Hiller UH 12 A, piloted in the Indo-China War by Valérie André, the first woman to make the rank of general in the French Army.

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