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Esplanade des Quinconces, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the "must see" places of Bordeaux, the fountains are truly amazing and you will be hard pressed to take a few dozen pictures here

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A most stunning monument to people during the French Revolution. It is a strong, forceful tribute and well worth taking a short detour to view

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fascinating monument, with so many figures of people and horses. There is so much detail that it's hard to take it all in. Take some time to walk slowly around to each of the four sides. There is so much history represented here. The sculptures...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is in a park and is a very nice looking monument with all th fountains spraying water it woth looking at when going by

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This large and beautiful fountain, close to the city centre, is well worth a visit and offers a great photo op. The sculptural work is elaborate, dramatic, and very striking, although the surrounding square is bland and unimpressive.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wowie! I could spend several hours just drinking this all in. The visuals are mind-numbing. Where to start? How about the horses with bird-like claws ... our guide says the horses are reverting to the sea. Okay, that works for me. On top of a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A magnificent fountain within walking distance to city centre and at no cost. Pity about the surrounds but its worth seeing.

Thank terry m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

really cool monument. great stop while you're walking around the city. near the transit center, just a short walk from the Water Mirror.

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Reviewed 5 October 2018

What an amazing structure with a very interesting history. I would expect to come across something like this in Rome or Paris ; not Bordeaux.

Thank fssutton1
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Incredible fountain and figures..beautiful sight and fascinating history..well worth visiting..incredible detail!

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