Memorial House (Maison des Memoires), Carcassonne Center

Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Memorial House (Maison des Memoires) is located in Carcassonne Center. To visit Memorial House (Maison des Memoires) on your trip to Carcassonne, use our Carcassonne day trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Memorial House (Maison des Memoires)
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Memorial House (Maison des Memoires) reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
34 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • Injured badly in WW1 Joe turned to poetry and opium. This is the family home where he spent the rest of his life writing surrealist poems. Great displays and a really evocative house full of memories....  more »
  • This was the family home of the poet/writer Joe Bousquet. We visited as it was a rare opportunity to see a large mansion in the heart of the new city - easy to find, just off Place Carnot. It is a...  more »
Google
  • Beautiful restored house in centre of Carcassonne. Entry is free and it is well worth the visit.
  • A beautifully landscaped place in the Centre of Carcassonne. It has a very nice regionalist library that will delight the specialists.
    See original

Plan your trip to Carcassonne

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Carcassonne

See all ›
©
World heritage site
Cité de Carcassonne Carcassonne Center
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
Winery / Vineyard
O'Vineyards Villemoustaussou
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Church
Eglise Saint-Nazaire Carcassonne Center
4.4
Duration: 30 minutes
Winery / Vineyard
Winemaker Workshops Villemoustaussou
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Carcassonne

©
Science Museum
Cite de l'espace Toulouse
3.6
Duration: 8 hours
©
Safari
Reserve Africaine de Sigean Sigean
3.5
Duration: 4 hours
©
Landmark
Le Capitole Toulouse
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
World heritage site
Mount Perdu Occitanie
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in Carcassonne

See all ›
©
Historic Site
Cathar Castles Carcassonne Center
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Castle
Chateau Comtal Carcassonne Center
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Church
Carcassonne Cathedral Carcassonne Center
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
Ruin
La Chapelle Saint-Roch Montolieu
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in Carcassonne

©
Cave
Gouffre Geant de Cabrespine Cabrespine
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Water Body
Lac de la Cavayere Carcassonne Center
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Wine Tour / Tasting
Taste du Languedoc Azille
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
Winery / Vineyard
Chateau Guery Azille
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Wineries in Carcassonne

©
Winery / Vineyard
Chateau St Jacques d’Albas Laure-Minervois
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Winery / Vineyard
Chateau Canet Rustiques
4.9
Duration: 30 minutes
©
Winery / Vineyard
Domaine Rose et Paul Arzens
4.9
Duration: 30 minutes
©
Winery / Vineyard
Chateau Du Donjon Bagnoles
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Carcassonne

©
World heritage site
Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile Albi
4.8
Duration: 1 hour
©
Castle
Chateaux de Lastours Lastours
4.6
Duration: 3h 30 min
©
Art Museum
Musee Fabre Montpellier
4.4
Duration: 2 hours