Musée Despiau Wlérick

The Despiau-Wlérick Museum is home to the largest collection of French figurative sculptures of the 20th century and considered one of the most important museums in the country. It invites you to discover its sculpture garden and its historical 13th century buildings, including a Romanesque chapel. At the end of your visit, enjoy a unique view of Mont-de-Marsan from the terrace of Donjon Lacataye.

  • Topics: Modern / contemporary art, Decorative arts, Fine arts, Prehistory, Natural sciences
  • Secondary Type: Park and garden, Historic site and monument
  • Type: Museum
  • Groups accepted ( minimum : 10 )


  • Specific themed events
  • Workshop for adults
  • Workshop for children
  • Conferences
  • Temporary exhibitions


  • Keep
  • Fortified assembly and ramparts
  • Pleasure garden


  • Registered and listed sites
  • Accredited and inspected by the French Museum Authority

Spoken languages

  • French

Chains and labels

  • Accueil Vélo
  • Musée de France
  • Scandibérique


  • Accepted animals
  • Shop

Prices & Payment

Prices Min. Max.
Basic price - full adult price 2 €

Means of payment

  • Cheques and postal orders
  • Cash

Opening times

All year

  • Mercredi: from 10h00 to 19h00
  • Jeudi: from 10h00 to 19h00
  • Vendredi: from 10h00 to 19h00
  • Samedi: from 10h00 to 19h00
  • Dimanche: from 10h00 to 19h00


Location:accessible on foot from the tourist office, riverbanks, in the town centre


  • Information panel languages: French
  • Guided tour

Languages tour

  • French


  • Duration visit: 60 min (average)


  • Duration visit: 90 min (average)