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Interesting roman ruin dating back to 2nd century bc,fascinating to see what remains and imagine... read more

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Fun to see if you’re passing by. Ruins sit at the end of a street. Not too much else around the... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

Interesting roman ruin dating back to 2nd century bc,fascinating to see what remains and imagine how things wer back then,worth a detour definitely

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun to see if you’re passing by. Ruins sit at the end of a street. Not too much else around the immediate vicinity.

Thank TrishDanielson
Reviewed 11 May 2018

You can visit these small ruins as they are near the Jardin Botanique. Yes, the ruins are small, but charming and the residential neighborhood is worth visiting especially if you are a traveler who likes to get the flavor of a city. If you are...More

Thank Altonmann
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Ruins of ancient Roman local Colosseum with only 15000 places. Great historical structure with stunning view back to early years of civilization

Thank fisupeksu
Reviewed 31 March 2018

well, if you are desperate for ruins, you will have to come here. if not, you may pass here on your way to or from the jardin public, even if that one was closed at our visit...

1  Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We went here because it was near our hotel & we had only a limited time left before we had to leave Bordeaux. We were lucky enough to be in time to join a tour which took us into the site which is fenced off...More

Thank WinstonSophie
Reviewed 16 June 2017

After the many churches, stately architecture and elegant squares Bordeaux has to offer, Palais Gallien constitutes a nice contrast. Set a reasonable walk out of the centre in a relatively quiet and modest residential area, this small Roman ruin makes a striking and romantic scene...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We caught the C tram to Jardin Public and walked through the garden to reach these Roman ruins which was once part of an amphitheatre built in the 3rd Century. Most of it has been destroyed to make way for housing. It is a bit...More

Thank DifromBrisbane
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Well worth the walk all the way along the Rue de Palais Galien from Place Gambetta to see these ruins. They are well hidden amongst housing near to the Jardin Public and you really get the WOW factor as you come across them. There is...More

Thank MoJoTours
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The Palais Gallien is the last free standing ruin of Roman times in Bordeaux. Once a roman arena, all that is left are the few archways and stoneworks, but you can freely (both cost and time) walk amongst them with an information leaflet. It is...More

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