Things to see and do - Mazamet
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Mazamet Travel guide
Mazamet : Michelin's recommendations
Situated between the plains of the land of milk and honey and the Montagne Noire, Mazamet developed on the banks of the River Arnette. It still earns its living with the traditional wool pulling industry and numerous spinning factories and taweries can still be seen.
Tourist attractions Mazamet : Things to see and do
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The 19C Hôtel Fuzier houses the Tourist Office and an exhibition on the Cathar religion whose members took refuge in the towns and castles of Occitania (such as Hautpoul) on the Tarn side of the Montagne Noire. Historical reconstructions, sound envir..
This church built in 1959 has a fine stained-glass window in the baptistery, the work of Dom Ephrem, a monk at the abbey of En Calcat.
The Maison du Bois et du Jouet has exhibitions and animations dedicated to one of the typical activities of the Montagne Noire: local woodwork, in particular the production of toys. It also presents this village full of character, and its history.