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Central Square

Very large square situated in central area near main shops and restaurants and easy to pick up... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Famous gathering spot

Fantastic plaza filled with daytime activities for families, stunning architecture and delicious... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Westchester County, New York
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A 19th-century sculpture of Joan of Arc is the centerpiece of this public square, one of the city's most prominent.
Orleans, France
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Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Easy to find right in the centre leading to the old centre. The square is dominated by the statue of Joan of Arc who is a heroine if mine so I had to see the statue.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Very large square situated in central area near main shops and restaurants and easy to pick up trams.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hattie12345
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The most beautiful square in orleans. Located in the center of town, with the statue of jeanne d’arc in the middle of the square. From the square you can go to all Main Streets in orleans to eat or shopping or to the lovely cathedral...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank sammy1420
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Place du Martroi is a large open space, surrounded by some great 18th and 19th architecture, which sadly, can’t seem to find much information on. The Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie du Loiret, Immeuble-La Rotonde and the Credit Lyonnis are superb buildings. The fountain at...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank KTGP
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic plaza filled with daytime activities for families, stunning architecture and delicious eateries. You can sit over a cognac and watch lovers stroll and children frolic. Visit the statue of Joan of Arc and learn the importance of the city of Orleans.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank sailorgirl123
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

There is an occasional market there, but not a lot else. There is a large statue of Joan of Arc, and a children's merry-go-round.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SteveHeugh
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Place du Matroi with the impressive statue of the first lady of the city - Jeanne d’Arc - is a nice airy spot to visit after all the narrow streets and overwhelming churches. Take a breath - and carry on.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mogeltoft
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The square has a statue of Joan D'arc in the centre and is the must visit spot if you visit Orleans. There are nice coffee shops and restaurants surrounding this place. There are few fountains and some festivities on various occasions take place, The place...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank KomalB31
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

nice square with beautiful Jane d’arc statue with surrounding shops and coffee shops very enjoyable place

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Marina F
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

With nice weather, a great place to enjoy a coffee but when in The valley - better with Vin! Enjoy and take in the view, the sun and taste the wine.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jay f
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