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36 rue aux Juifs, 76000, Rouen, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In a city of wonderful visitor attractions, the Palais de Justice rightly takes its place. It is a magnificent example of Medieval French architecture, standing proudly in the centre of the city. The walls all show signs of the fighting in the city in 1944.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 8 September 2018

An enormous building in the typical French white regional sandstone. It is plentiful decorated for a former House of Parliament. Unfortunately though, on one side of it is an enormous amount of marks of shrapnel and bullets. Maybe for the remembrance ?

Thank IDoLoveFood
Reviewed 4 June 2018

A second example of gothic architecture, next to the big cathedral. Not to be missed.look for amazing gorgoiles.

Thank Zila W
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Although we never got inside the building just to admire the fine detail of the building made the visit worthwhile. It's another gothic style built in the middle ages where the old jewish quarters were. One end was built in 1499 to welcome the Exchecker...More

Thank Robyn-and-Rob
Reviewed 24 April 2018

What an impressive building. When walking around in Rouen, it is hard to miss this amazing building. It is a pity that you cannot visit this from the inside, but it is already fantastic to see this from the outside.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

These law courts are closed to the public but this should not stop you from visiting to see for yourself this outstanding example of late medieval gothic architecture.

Thank Joanne A
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We stumbled upon this building while looking for Notre Dame de Rouen.From the outside, it looks really great.

Thank BlueDolphin9
Reviewed 4 October 2017

this area was recently redone and it is even more of an attraction to visit. it is near a great shopping area so yoi ant miss it.

Thank drudol
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We walked by and enjoyed the Architecture, as you can see the historical events taking place around it. You can not miss to notice. Must see

Thank Heidi N
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Came across this place by chance and what a find. Stunning architecture that had been rebuilt. Take the time to read the information boards that are in English to understand its history. Cannot get into it so can only see it from the outside from...More

Thank Craig B
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