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Reviewed 2 days ago

Comedy square is built in the neoclassical style on the site of the fortress walls dug after the appearance of artillery. The style is reminiscent of Paris. You may think that you are somewhere at Place d'Opéra or the Boulevard Raspail. The square was named...More

Thank VadimM67
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great open area. Great ambience day and night. Very safe. The buildings are beautiful lit late at night. Nice place to people watch.

Thank Bdcz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spend a few hours, walking around and people watching on this beautiful place. Our hotel was right on it but was not accessible by car.

Thank PatrickBarbary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best stop we had in Montpellier. It looks brilliant at night and it is full of pretty cafés nearby. During the day it is a bit less attractive.

Thank Francesco M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Montpellier is a wonderful city and the Comedie is the heart of a busting city full of young people. Everywhere around the square are small side streets with fantastic restaurants and bars that seem to be busy seven days a week at all hours. Great...More

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comedy Square is the centre of Montpellier - fully pedestrianised, lots of musicians, buskers and street performers. There are some bars which are not too expensive which means you can people watch after a long day sight-seeing without breaking the bank. A great city to...More

Thank Milo528
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great centre to start your trip around the lovely city of Montpellier. We parked in the park and ride car park and came here by the colourful and remarkably clean trams. Lots of eating places, lots of small roads off the main square to find...More

Thank Strykalite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great in the evening! Dancers, artists, magicians... it was really entertaining, international, vibrant. Really liked the street dancers who invited the kids to dance with them and also enjoyed many other street performers. Worth to go in the evening after dinner. Most...More

Thank trippy097
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place de la Comédie is the main square of the historic city of Montpellier. In the middle there is a beautiful fountain with 3 statues : les trois Grâces. On the side there is the Opera (still presenting some pieces). A lot of restaurants surrounding...More

Thank BRIBRI
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This quadrangle is made up of a park, a few alleys, old buildings, a train station, a fountain, a modern mall (Antigone/Polygone) and lots of stone paving. This is the center of the old town, where goods are traded in both old and modern ways....More

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