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Gare de Limoges

Address: 4 Place Maison Dieu, Limoges, France
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Ranked #3 of 24 Attractions in Limoges
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Landmarks
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Landmarks

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Paris, France
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104 reviews 104 reviews
62 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I love this well maintained, clean and bright railway station. The building is a monument I think and is really impressive. it seems they knew how to make pleasant and efficient in those days!

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Bordeaux, France
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167 reviews 167 reviews
65 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

the front of this building is one of the prettiest train stations in France. Easy to navigate. A bit short on elevators if you have luggage. Very helpful staff in the ticket office.

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Limoges, France
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The most beautifully designed building - which I believe is Art Deco. It is very easy to locate - well sign posted. There is plenty of parking near-by - probably the easiest place is the large car park behind the station - there is covered access to the station by escalator or lift. Unlike London terminals there are plenty of... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Nice journey down through the French countryside to a stunning station. Could do with a few lifts but I appreciate may not fit in with age of building

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

It was rather an old building style in a modern coat. (a station on pillars with a very old dome. It was a very busy station with TGV's

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france
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This an iconic piece of architecture capturing the romance of early railways. It has been used in ads, very photogenic. It is also easy to use. There is a free parking street (ave de Locarno) behind the station, good for a few days, decent little bookshop and a cosy bar down the ramp on ave de Locarno. It also houses... More 

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Gold Coast Queensland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I was expecting to spend 7 hours there but thanks to the help from the customer Service people, my return to Paris was expedited by 4 hours & with a refund of 30 euros, of which they retained 10 euros & I received the rest. The cafe food was delicious & the newsagent had nice gifts.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Well worth a quick visit - impressive building from the Imperial age. The destination board is fascinating although not as international as the station building would suggest.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This is masterpiece of train station architecture. Beautifully shaped and decorated takes your breath away. Visiting it at night gives you additional experience of a mystery or magic. Recommended to all architecture lovers.

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Guisborough, UK
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The outside edifice is most impressive and dominates the local landscape. Exceptionally clean and tidy inside. Stain glass windows compliment the great look to the building. Well worth a visit.

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