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Place de la Bourse (Place Royale)

Bordeaux, France
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Bordeaux, France
Rue Sainte-Catherine
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Reviewed yesterday

This forms the centre point for the city of Bordeaux with the river Garonne on one side, flanked by the Water Mirror (which for some odd reason is listed as a separate attraction on TripAdvisor, when it is really a part of this). The classic...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This is stunning and a wonderful piece of heritage - architecturally and historically. The Fountain of the Three Graces is a wonderful central attraction.

Thank Gakeitse
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stunning architecture, close to old town restaurants and Ideal for finding cool and people watching.

Thank forester696
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We saw this at morning, at dusk, and at nighttime and it is mesmerizing! Make sure you come to this place when in Bordeaux. The dusk to nighttime is a must!

Thank Dee N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Place de la Bourse is one of the focal points along the Garonne River in Bordeaux. The buildings themselves are absolutely brilliant architecturally but the reflecting pond across from them provides another gorgeous element. By day children splash in the shallow pond, at sunset the...More

Thank sm-in-to
Reviewed 6 days ago

A very impressive and majestuous place at the heat of the city, a good start to enter the historical area of Bordeaux, directly in front of the water mirrors.

Thank Aldehyde007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing plaza in an amazing city! Visited during Euro 2016 and had a great time. Lots of excellent restaurants in the Old Town and plenty of shopping. Great home base for wine excursions.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitelly a place to see in Bordeaux. Close by the River Garonna, with its mirror fountain and with access to entire historical part of Bordeaux.

Thank fcomunication
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have never seen anything like this before in my life, a reflective/mirror pool in front of a palace! My friend and I happened to visit on Bastille day so as you can imagine, there are loads of locals and tourists in the area. It...More

Thank Cat N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Readily viewed on a walk up the river. The architecture is stunning, as is the whole waterfront. The place was clean and not to busy when we were there. (Early on Bastille day). There's no good reason not to visit...

Thank Callum G
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29 October 2016|
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Response from foohbah | Reviewed this property |
Just Google it: Hours The water mirror runs daily from 10h to 22h, in the following cycle: 3 minutes filling 15 minutes of mirror, drain 5 minutes and 3 minutes from fog.