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Right by the main tram area, if you come in from the outer reaches of the city, this is one of the... read more

Reviewed today
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Lovely arch in the city

This is a cool place to visit as part of a trip to Dijon. There’s some information written in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed today

Right by the main tram area, if you come in from the outer reaches of the city, this is one of the first things you see. It's an introduction. An insight. A glympse. Of what you are about to see as you walk in to...More

Thank DrPaulT
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is a good choise to Start here, in the back you have a small beautiful Park with a playground for children. You can chose the main road, but the smaller streets with churches and the historical buildings are a better Option. A great postoffice-building...More

Thank R. K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trams and the buses all stop at this square. It is the main entry into the main walkway that goes straight through old Dijon. Though the square is impressive and makes for a notable landmark, it really is not worth spending too much time...More

Thank speninosmith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cool place to visit as part of a trip to Dijon. There’s some information written in French, English & German for the tourists. It’s well maintained and although not worth a special visit it’s interesting to see if you’re in the city.

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It opens the gate to the shopping street of Dijon. It also marks the wide square where you find many visitors strolling. A monument that reminds me of the Arc de Triomphe of Paris.

Thank MaykayS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the train station and onward to the sites of the city, this arch is the entry point into the pedestrian only street.

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Don't search for it, you will cross it anyway. Nice add to this great city on the edge of the centre of town.

Thank PieterBolinder
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Not the biggest or most ornate of commemorative arches, but worth a look if you're passing (part of the Owl Trail) or visiting the best modern shopping area in Dijon.

Thank SoloTogether
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Built in the late 18th century as a ceremonial gate attached to the old ramparts which used to encircle the city, this portal remained when the walls were torn down. On one of its walls I found a plague dedicated to Thomas Jefferson, a Francophile....More

Thank bfindysz
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Not a fancy arch, but still nice to mark the entrance of a great pedestrian area for eating and shopping.

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