Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #2 in Bordeaux, France


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 7.7 km
Ascend 108 m
Descend 116 m

Explore Bordeaux in France with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Activities in BordeauxIndividual Sights in Bordeaux

Sight 1: Théâtre de l'Alhambra

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Théâtre de l'Alhambra

The Alhambra theater was located in the rue d'Alzon, near the Meriadeck district of Bordeaux, in France.

Wikipedia: Théâtre Alhambra de Bordeaux (FR)

864 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 2: Porte Dijeaux

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The Dijeaux door is a door of the city of Bordeaux, in the French department of Gironde.

Wikipedia: Porte Dijeaux (FR)

191 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 3: Hôtel de Ruat

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The Hôtel de Ruat is a building, protected from historic monuments, located in Bordeaux, France.

Wikipedia: Hôtel de Ruat (FR)

217 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 4: Centre Jean-Moulin

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Centre Jean-Moulin

The Jean-Moulin National Center, is a Bordeaux museum and a documentation center devoted to the history of the Second World War and in particular that of the French Resistance, the deportation and the French forces. It was created in 1967 on the initiative of Jacques Chaban-Delmas. He has been attached since April 2006 to the Aquitaine Museum and publishes reference works over the Second World War period.

Wikipedia: Centre national Jean-Moulin de Bordeaux (FR)

307 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 5: Hôtel de Ragueneau

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Hôtel de Ragueneau B. Rakotomanga / CC BY-SA 4.0

The Hôtel de Ragueneau is a seventeenth-century mansion located in Bordeaux, France.

Wikipedia: Hôtel de Ragueneau (FR)

41 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 6: Église Saint-Projet

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The Saint-Projet church is located rue Tastal in Bordeaux. Built in the 14th century, only the tower remains with an inscription to the historic monument since 1965.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Projet (FR)

379 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 7: Galerie Bordelaise

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The Bordelaise Gallery is a shopping gallery located in Bordeaux. It is, along with the Sarget Passage, one of the two covered passages of the city. Very popular during the first half of the 19th century, this provincial gallery competed elegantly with Parisian passages.

Wikipedia: Galerie Bordelaise (FR)

74 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 8: Fontaine Daurade

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173 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 9: Grand Théâtre

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The Grand-Théâtre de Bordeaux, commissioned by Marshal Richelieu, governor of Guyenne, and built by the architect Victor Louis, was inaugurated on 7 April 1780 with the performance of Jean Racine's Athalie.

Wikipedia: Grand Théâtre (Bordeaux) (FR)

193 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 10: Hôtel Boyer-Fonfrède

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The Boyer-Fonserde hotel, or Fonfrède hotel, is a 18th century mansion located 1, Cours du Chapeau-Rouge, in Bordeaux, France.

Wikipedia: Hôtel Boyer-Fonfrède (FR)

69 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 11: Chambre de commerce et d'industrie (CCI)

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Hotel de la Bourse designates two historic monuments: Hotel de la Bourse in Bordeaux; Hotel de la Bourse in La Rochelle; Hotel de la Bourse in Toulouse.

Wikipedia: Hôtel de la Bourse (FR)

314 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 12: Miroir d'Eau

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Miroir d'Eau Olivier Aumage / CC BY-SA 2.5

The Miroir d'eau in Bordeaux is the world's largest reflecting pool, covering 3,450 square metres (37,100 sq ft). Located on the quay of the Garonne in front of the Place de la Bourse, it was built in 2006.

Wikipedia: Miroir d'eau (EN)

354 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 13: Hôtel des douanes

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Hôtel des Customs can refer to: The Hôtel des Douane de Rouen; The Hôtel des Douane de Bordeaux; The Chambéry customs hotel.

Wikipedia: Hôtel des Douanes (FR)

191 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 14: Église Saint-Pierre

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The Church of Saint-Pierre is a Catholic church located in Bordeaux, France.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Pierre de Bordeaux (FR)

910 meters / 11 minutes 1 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 16: Centre d'incendie et de secours de la Benauge

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The Benauge Fire Station is located 1 Rue de la Benauge, in the Bastide district of Bordeaux. In 2008, the building was labeled "Heritage of the 20th century. The barracks are now listed as historical monuments by order of 22 September 2014.

Wikipedia: Caserne des pompiers de la Benauge (FR)

515 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 17: Maison cantonale

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The cantonal house of La Bastide, located in the Bastide district of Bordeaux, now houses the annex town hall of the district. Built between 1924 and 1926; It is the work of the architect Cyprien Alfred-Duprat, the sculptor Edmond Tuffet and the Ceramics Company Gentil & Bourdet de Boulogne-Billancourt.

Wikipedia: Maison cantonale de La Bastide (FR)

782 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 18: Gare de Bordeaux-Bastide

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Gare de Bordeaux-Bastide

Bordeaux-Bastide station, formerly Bastide-Orleans station, was inaugurated on September 20, 1852 to accommodate the Paris-Bordeaux railway.

Wikipedia: Gare de Bordeaux-Bastide (FR)

961 meters / 12 minutes

Sight 19: Bordeaux, Port of the Moon

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The Port de la Lune is the name given to the harbour of Bordeaux, dating to the Middle Ages, because of the shape of the river crossing the city. It is represented by a crescent on the coat of arms of Bordeaux, and by three interlaced crescents in the logotype of the municipality.

Wikipedia: Port de la Lune (EN), Heritage Website


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