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Place des Heros

62000, Arras, France
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Great place to chill

Plenty of bars around the square to people watch from. It is very attractive and was rebuilt... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MJWMAN
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Leighton Buzzard
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Saturday morning visit

Arrived here on a Saturday morning when the market was in full swing. Came back after visiting a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve_Grant1
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Oldham, United Kingdom
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62000, Arras, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of bars around the square to people watch from. It is very attractive and was rebuilt extremely well following the WW1 destruction of the place. Why are beers so expensive though? 7 € for a 500 ml glass?.!!!!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived here on a Saturday morning when the market was in full swing. Came back after visiting a number of sites for lunch and the market was gone and the square very well cleaned. Interesting to see the square in both modes.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dominated by the rebuilt Belfry this large, attractive square is decorated by large drapes featuring the headline acts from the music festivals. Plenty of places to eat and drink, both inside and outside.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice little square to walk around in and take pictures. The architecture is lovely, and slightly unexpected for a city like Arras.

Thank Wilsoka
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very impressive cobbled square surrounded by wonderful Dutch-gabled terraces on three sides with stone pillars. Bars and restaurants abound. On the fourth side sits the Beffroy d'Arras a clock tower in the Flemish gothic style. Although in actual fact not particularly old (the original...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We had an awesome evening in Heroes Square when visiting Arras. There were a huge range of restaurants and outside dining and the ambience of the square was fantastic on the warm evening we visited. What was more surprising the next day was finding out...More

1  Thank Jackie H
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

A huge European square with cafes all around the perimeter and a grand ( rebuilt) church at 1 end. Free entertainments too. A marching band and a children’s/youth orchestra whilst we were there

Thank hem0116
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Stopped here on a recent trip and we loved it. Relaxing sunny spot to have a few drinks and eat. The place was very busy but we always found somewhere good to stop. Architecture is fantastic having been mostly demolished during the war it has...More

Thank Paul F
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Large cobbled square in the centre of Arras with a big selection of bars and resturants around the perimeter. I understand the square was named and dedicated to the towns resistance fighters who lost their lives in WW2

Thank Chris A
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

While we were in Arras as a stop over to see Vimy we took time to wander around and take in this site. So much history and to know it met great destruction in both WW I and WW II made it very meaningful to...More

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