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Address: Place Pey-Berland, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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+33 5 56 10 20 30

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It's hard to get a stand out building in Bordeaux because there are just so many of them but this one is impressive and it's very close to many of the others.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 December 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

It's hard to get a stand out building in Bordeaux because there are just so many of them but this one is impressive and it's very close to many of the others.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Very impressive dual partite building right near the cathedral. It apparently was a palace, and now has the appropriately elegant facade that you want with your governmental center.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

When I think about Bordeaux, this structure and area immediately comes to mind! Takes my breath away every time. The entire surrounding area is lovely, everyone comes here, sooner or later. Elegant and sophisticated, well maintained. Absolutely fabulous!

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Carlisle, PA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

The exterior of the Bordeaux City Hall (Hotel de Ville or Palais Rohan) is extremely impressive, but it's really a centerpiece for an entire area of Bordeaux. The city hall itself dates back to the 1700s as a bishop's abode. It was destroyed during WWII and rebuilt. The square that it faces is a wonderful place to people watch and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

This is another lovely city Hall. Built in the 18th century it used, at one time, to be the archbishop's residence. It was damaged a number of times, particularly in World War II, and has been renovated. It is worth a visit, and looks great in photos too!

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Although we had way too much rain during 5 days in Bordeaux, we enjoyed the architecture, good wine and city hall. Worth a visit.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Whilst in Bordeaux you really need to see the city and the buiding here was well worth the photo oppurtunity Go out of your way to enjoy!!

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely Building to look at.. good photo opportunity...but that's it really. Some nice cafes in the square so you can sit and gaze at it and the Cathedral.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were confused when we set out to see the Hotel de Ville. There is no hotel as it has been converted to city hall. It is on a large square and there are cafes and restaurants surrounding the square. We tried to enter city hall but were no allowed.

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Fairfield, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Strolling around Bordeaux you will never run out of interesting building and this is another one to add to the list.

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