Centre Départemental d'Éducation au Patrimoine Ospitalea

The Maison Ospitalia, founded by the Hospitaliers of Saint Jean de Jerusalem, has since been renovated by the General Council of the Pyrenees-Atlantiques and is now an education centre for the Bearn and Basque Country heritage. Thematic meetings, Interactive stations, temporary exhibitions, library and media library, heritage courses, (events, workshops, housing). Exhibition entitled "Close your eyes to see prehistory".

Opening periods

Opening periods
  • From 8 March 2024 To 30 November 2024
Opening time
  • From Monday au Saturday from 10h00 to 12h30 et de 13h30 à 17h30

Useful information

Groups welcome :
  • Yes
Individual visits - average duration of the visit :
  • Individual visits - average duration of the visit : 40
Group visits - average length of visit :
  • Group visits - average length of visit : 70
Visitation languages :
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Basque
Point of interest visible without visit :
  • No
Information on visits :
  • Information on visits : Visites guidées sur rendez-vous. Minimum : 10 personnes
Language (s) practiced :
  • French
  • English
  • Basque
  • Spanish
  • Béarnais
Member OT Contribution amount :
  • Member OT Contribution amount : 65
Conditions of visit :
  • Unaccompanied tours
  • Guided tours
Accessible to people with reduced mobility :
  • Yes
Languages info boards and AV :
  • French
  • Basque
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Béarnais
Location :
  • In the village
Classification of the site / monument :
  • Registered and listed sites
Type of heritage :
  • Historic site and monument
Theme of the interpretation center :
  • Popular arts and traditions
Type of site / monument :
  • Commandery
On-site activities :
  • Conferences
  • Temporary exhibitions
  • Specific themed events

Address : Ospitalea Bourg 64780 IRISSARRY

Phone : +33 5 59 37 97 20