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A Black Cube of Slickness & Foreboding

It's City Hall! Perched at one end of Georges Freche Plaza, this black box is a portent of the new... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nathaniel N
Sacramento, United States

I know: you like it or not, but you can not be not impressed by it. I liked it by the way. 15... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Jurgen B
Brussels, Belgium
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“A Black Cube of Slickness & Foreboding”
Mar 5, 2018
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1 Place Georges Freche, 34267, Montpellier, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's City Hall! Perched at one end of Georges Freche Plaza, this black box is a portent of the new developments down the road from it. It is a break with the old stone and terra cotta buildings at the center of this ancient place....More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I know: you like it or not, but you can not be not impressed by it. I liked it by the way. 15 minute walk from Comedie.

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

It's usual City Hall office.Black building looks terrible. If you are not resident of Montpelier you don't need to go there. Inside this building is less interesting.

Thank Александр С
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Worth a visit a visit for the architecture alone. I had never seen a building like this, very impressive. Montpellier has lots of interesting buildings and a great city to explore.

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Cool to see, didn't go inside. It is very well-known and talked about a lot in Montpellier. Can be seen from the river.

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Hotel de Ville located in centre of Montpelier is a beatiful spot for tourist which loves architecture and history. Do no forget to take your camera.

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Starting with Bofill and Antigone Montpellier has been attracting top architects. The hotel de ville by Jean Nouvel is worth the trip. And go to see the other side of the river lay on the back of the Hotel de Ville. Port Marianne is visible...More

Thank Tony M
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