We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
692
All photos (692)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gros horloge”(35 reviews)
“clock tower”(27 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
18°
Sep
13°
Oct
Nov
Contact
Centre-Ville, Rouen, France
Website
+33 2 62 86 46 21
Call
Ways to Experience Rue du Gros-Horloge
Reviews (1,741)
Filter reviews
377 results
Traveller rating
181
156
36
2
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
181
156
36
2
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgros horlogeclock towerbeautiful streetbeautiful clockboth sidesshopping streetlarge clockjoan of arcstreet leadsclock facebusy streetshops and cafesold townthe heart of the citynice walkaudio tourmiddle ages
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 377 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

Yet another of those must see, must do attractions that the wonderful Rouen has to offer. It has stood in the centre of the city for many centuries, and is as good today as it was when it was first built.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A nice monument to visit on a trip to Rouen. The clock itself, the archways and the statues are all beautiful, but the historic fronts of the buildings overhead are the real wonder. They have preserved the buildings so well and maintained this city's culture...More

Thank LegoTortoise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Great Clock on itself is beautiful to see and enormous in its size, but the rest of the street seems to be solely oriented on business, like many touristic locations nowadays. Although this might be very nice for shopping, the front of the ancient...More

1  Thank IDoLoveFood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The street is from cathedral until the street market, amazing beautiful street you pass through the beautiful clock tower, ancient buildings many shops and restaurants. The street leads you to the amazing fish market where you can find sea food, amazing cheese and many other...More

1  Thank sammy1420
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not to be missed! You can go to the top and get a great view of the cathedral. Interesting audio visit ,(different languages) and great audio adapted for children. Our son loved it!

1  Thank odree2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like walking and taking in the sites this is for you. I liked the old buildings and the history it represent.

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The clock looks very grand from down the street. It is impressive when you consider how old it actually is. We did not go in the tower to the side of it. It is in the heart of the city so is not out of...More

Thank curlytail55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stolling around the city don't miss this route. you'll find it right in front of the cathedral and it will take you directly to the Big clock tower. Nice shops along the way to admire the finest french patisserie!

Thank antomik2014
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Circumstances kept preventing me from going inside. Lol. My last opportunity was on a monday, yet closed on mondays. However the exterior is very pretty indeed. And not a lot of people late afternoon. It is very central. Good photo ops

Thank coconutugly
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

One of the most visited monuments in Rouen. Situated right in the centre of old city, surrounded by shops, cafes, and restaurants

Thank Toni-Jittip
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 50 hotels in Rouen
Hotel Du Palais
13 reviews
.07 km away
Hotel De L'Europe
217 reviews
.15 km away
Hotel de Bourgtheroulde, Autograph Collection
1,403 reviews
.21 km away
Hotel le Cardinal
202 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 731 restaurants in Rouen
Le Kitsch
288 reviews
.07 km away
P'tit Gars
339 reviews
.12 km away
La Petite Epicerie
78 reviews
.04 km away
Chez Philippe
251 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 131 attractions in Rouen
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
3,766 reviews
.23 km away
Palais de Justice
313 reviews
.10 km away
Gros-Horloge
678 reviews
.01 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rue du Gros-Horloge staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines