Château d'Urtubie

Historic site and monument, Museum, Park and garden, Château

On the road to Spain, 3 km from St-Jean-de-Luz, Château d'Urtubie has belonged to the same family since 1341. Fortified and enlarged, it tells the story of 6 centuries of Basque history. Louis XI stayed here in 1463; Louis XIV made the estate a viscounty in 1654; Soult and then Wellington passed through during the Napoleonic Wars. Château d'Urtubie is now a listed historic monument.
The 17th-century chapel, the 18th-century orangery and the 18th-century park and English gardens complete the site's heritage. For families, a treasure hunt in the park, equipped with 2 smartphones. Wooden games from yesteryear are also available. Tour with smartphone audio guide in French, English, Spanish, German, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese and Chinese.


Practical information

  • LanguagesFrench, English, Spanish



Method of paymentPayment cards, Cheques and postal orders, Chèques Vacances, Cash

Basic price - full adult price : 9€

Discounted rate : 5€

Discounted rate : 8.50€



Meeting room(s)

Meeting room in bask

Room's equipment
  • Screen
  • Paperboard
  • Video projector
  • Free wifi
Other informations
  • Auditorium : no
  • Possibility of seeing the room : no
  • Close changing rooms : no
  • Close toilets : yes
  • Flexible walls : no
  • Natural lightning : no

Complementary informations

Informazio osagarria

  • Classification : Registered and listed sites
  • Kind of park : Pleasure garden, Park
  • Visiting conditions : Unaccompanied tours, Guided tours
  • Lenght of the visit : Individual visit : 70 min, Collective visit : 70 min
  • Audio guides language(s) : French, German, English, Basque, Chinese, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Russian
  • Equipments : Equipped conference room
  • Services : Shop, Wifi
  • Activities : Workshop for adults, Temporary exhibitions
  • Groups : Accepted, Min : 10 Ppl, Max : 180 Ppl, Bus parking



Château d'Urtubie
1300 RD 810
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+33 5 59 54 31 15