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Interesting system

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

Reviewed 7 September 2018
nemanja1205
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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
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Start at the spring in the park at Uzes. Marvel at how the water was carried over the Pont du Gard acqueduct. Finish here to see how water was dispersed throughout Nimes. For civil engineering nerds, this is fascinating! And I found it fascinating as...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018

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 .

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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

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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

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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

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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

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