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Reviewed yesterday

Because this place is much loved--with good reason--if you're intent on getting a good photo of it, be prepared to go there before and after the crowds collect. It's worth the effort!

Thank patandmaryjo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place de la bourse was very big and lovely and the water mirror was spraying water everywhere and it looked like there was gas coming out of the sprouts

Thank Martina V
Reviewed 5 days ago

We didn't realize that the water was a small distance away from this building. But that is probably what makes the view so spectacular. We got back from a train ride from Paris and as we walked back to our ship, we noticed all of...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great to cool off when the weather was so hot & in the evening to truly see the reflection in the water

Thank DellyYork
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing place - probably one of the most famous in Bordeaux - where you can see the reflections of the buildings at the back and look at the Garonne river. Must see in Bordeaux!

Thank Eugene S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice to see a nice looking space being used by so many people of all ages because of the miroir de l’eau. Great spot for photos and selfies.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is very beautiful fountains and especially at night.W e did not see inside Water mirror with football field side

Thank eugene t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Day or night, Place de la Bourse is captivating. Beautiful place with lots of people, entertainment, restaurants and the inspired Mirror d’Eau. Just go!

Thank billconnor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Place de la Bourse is a square in Bordeaux, France and one of the city's most recognisable sights. Built from 1730 to 1775. This square is one of the most representative works of classical French architectural art of the eighteenth century. Great place to take...More

Thank SveinTheTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first reminder when you see this beautiful square is Versailles. Built in the same style during 18 cent Age of Enlightenment, this is the most beautiful city square - even without the terrific Water Mirror in front, which is stunning. It was called Royal...More

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30 October 2016|
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Response from foohbah | Reviewed this property |
Just Google it: Hours The water mirror runs daily from 10h to 22h, in the following cycle: 3 minutes filling 15 minutes of mirror, drain 5 minutes and 3 minutes from fog.
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Yes, the building on the left is a Free museum (Musée des Douanes), the building on the right is a government office, and the center one was the USA ambassade, but for now (for 8 years exactly) that's a restaurant, you have... More
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