The National Park Office
In Saint-Lary, at the foot of the majestic Hachan Tower and the town hall, the Maison du Parc National (the National Park Centre) was enlarged and completely renovated in 2014.
A fascinating, varied and fun museum ideal for families. Come and learn about the flora and fauna of the great outdoors around Saint-Lary.
The new interior has features introducing you to the forests of the Aure valley and its natural habitats. Outside, a path leads the visitor through a deeper understanding of the environmentally responsible use of wood. An auditorium with a capacity of 55 seats hosts talks and discussions.
The centre has also been designed to limit energy consumption The project followed the HQE (High Quality Environmental) approach, respecting existing targets to obtain the eco-label.