We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Interesting system

It has a really interesting system that is very well worth seeing and exploring. Be sure to visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nemanja1205
,
Serbia
Pont Du Gard - The finale!!

Just a short walk up a side street and you see a one of a kind Roman site. This remnant of a water... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
DougCanada
,
Toronto, Canada
Read all 118 reviews
32
All photos (32)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average26%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“roman world”(2 reviews)
“la maison”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
22°
13°
Sep
18°
10°
Oct
12°
Nov
Contact
13 rue de la Lampeze, 30000 Nimes, France
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Nimes
from US$10,10
More Info
from US$236,60
More Info
from US$65,40
More Info
from US$42,80
More Info
Reviews (118)
Filter reviews
24 results
Traveller rating
6
15
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
6
15
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsthe pont du gardroman worldla maisontour magnedistributionaqueducteuredistributeduzes50kmskillsvisuallyromansstructure
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 24 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has a really interesting system that is very well worth seeing and exploring. Be sure to visit and learn about it.

Thank nemanja1205
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We discovered this in a book about Nimes and it was easy to find. It helps put into perspective the skill of Roman engineers in supplying water to Nimes. Well worth a visit .

Thank CaterinaGlasgow
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Just a short walk up a side street and you see a one of a kind Roman site. This remnant of a water distribution hub is the only one discouvered. You can still see where the lead pipes would exit this stone basin that received...More

3  Thank DougCanada
Reviewed 16 September 2017

not a lot to look at here but if you understand this is the other end of the aquaduct that crosses the pont du gard it is worth seeing

Thank stevieblooz
Reviewed 10 August 2017

In order to understand this important site(it will look unassuming without a connection), you need to link together the importance of the Tour Magne, coloseum, La Maison Carree and Pont du Gard (near Avignon). I highly recommend getting the combined admission ticket (cheaper) to the...More

2  Thank roamas
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This is the dispersion system for the water coming in from the aqueduct that the Pont du Gard is part of. There is a small descriptive panel that speaks of it in French and English. Worth it just to stop by on the way back...More

Thank arthistory4me
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Those Romans were such brilliant engineers, and this water distribution point is another example. And it is 2000 years old.

Thank PeteLucy434
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is not a very interesting site visually but if you are interested in Classic Studies or have visited the Pont du Gard then it will prove interesting. This is the well that stored the water fed from the Pont du Gard.

Thank EC1JACK
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This structure is the arrival point of the Roman aqueduct in Nîmes and coming from the Eure wells, some 50 km away. At this point 10 pipes distributed the water over the different main districts of the city. Not very spectacular, but certainly interesting and...More

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This small site has a lot of history behind if you are interested in Roman culture you will like to read about its participation in feeding water to the town in ancient times.

Thank bot92
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 35 hotels in Nimes
Royal Hotel
163 reviews
.42 km away
Hotel Marquis de la Baume
171 reviews
.53 km away
Hotel Empire
198 reviews
.63 km away
Acanthe du Temple Hotel
167 reviews
.67 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 615 restaurants in Nimes
La Surprise
90 reviews
.35 km away
Le jardin de Boheme
175 reviews
.38 km away
La Petite Fadette
262 reviews
.32 km away
Hanoi
234 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 100 attractions in Nimes
Jardins de la Fontaine
2 468 reviews
.47 km away
Les Halles
230 reviews
.40 km away
La Maison Carree
2 126 reviews
.46 km away
Tour Magne
1 216 reviews
.53 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Castellum Aquae staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines