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Esplanade des Quinconces, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This impressive monument would be minus much if the resistance had hidden the metal from the Germans. Hooray! Stand well back and it looks even more impressive. Well worth some photos when on a visit to Bordeaux

Thank Tracey G
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a surprise to us as we walked up from the river! When we took a guided tour in the afternoon it was explained to us and the history makes it even more remarkable. Great that the iron fountain was not melted down for...More

Thank Fearless570171
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were walking around Brodeaux and did stop by the fountain, walking distance from the river and the shopping district. Lots of water, good photo ops

1  Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this monument and fountain. Returned twice just to gaze at all the sculptures in the fountains and to admire the view across the square towards the river

Thank LindaH7071
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the edge of the old town and close to the public gardens, worth a detour to see this very elaborate monument

Thank Penny-and-Mike
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was very beautiful to look at. It was such a hot day when I visited two weeks ago that I was tempted to climb the short fence and jump in! There is also a staircase to climb to see the fountain from a different...More

Thank Stasha S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sculptures of that fountain are very nice and have a nice story to tell. Located on a large square, close to the st Catherine street and the river, must take a look.

1  Thank Xavier L
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We took the tram from Pessac where we were staying. Always a good way to see a city then you can choose where and when you want to get off. This was one of our stops. Fabulous fountain and monument. A must see

Thank Glen S
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Very impressive sculpture but unless you’re specifically visiting fountains and monuments it’s not somewhere to had for specifically. The open space wasn’t used for anything while we visited but could be great for many things.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Saw this from a distance as it was about 39 degrees and no shade but I am sure you would get a shower on windy day.

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