Musée de Henri Martin

Cahors
Midi Pyrénées
Museums

Inside the former Bishop's palace is the Musée de Henri Martin which houses works of art by Neo-Impressionist painter Henri Martin. There are also several other exhibitions with collections including archaeology, ethnography, history and fine arts that have a focus on the city of Cahors and the region of Quercy.

Places to visit nearby

Cahors in the Midi-Pyrénées is the home of black wine from the malbec grape and is uniquely built on a twist in the River Lot.

Rocamadour in the Midi-Pyrénées is a dramatic village built on a cliff face, famed through the centuries as a place of pilgrimage and for its Rocamadour goats cheese.

Sarlat in Aquitaine is a pretty medieval market town surrounded by lush forests and countryside that is famous for its culinary delights of foie gras and truffles.

Nearby attractions

Take a beautiful river cruise underneath the medieval Pont Valentre on the river Lot. The boat Fenelon will take you on a 1 hour 15 minutes long cruise of the city, or you can spend all day on the river with a meal on board on...

Get up close to 130 barbary macaque monkeys at La Forêt des Singes, a beautiful 50 acre park where the monkeys roam freely - with no barriers or cages.

A spectacular chasm leading into a huge cave system, the Gouffre de Padirac is a magnificent natural wonder. Descend 103m into the chasm by elevator or on foot and discover an underground world created over millenia by water...