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Main square where the magnificent 17th-century Vieille Bourse is located.
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Place Charles de Gaulle, 59800, Lille, France
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All reviews watch the world beautiful square chamber of commerce christmas market stock exchange big wheel meeting place plenty of places to eat shops and restaurants du nord ferris wheel the main square opera house nice architecture within walking distance nice area old town
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere and lovely architecture but I wouldn't go out of my way to see it! Lovely fountain and a variety of shops.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A vibrant square with plenty of places to eat and drink, a nice atmosphere and close to things like shops and other attractions.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this area with many things to see and do. there are many good shopping centers such as furret de nord library and if you want to grab a beer there is a good bar in the corner, if you want to buy electronic...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, especial if you have kids and they want to use there scooters! It was a great sunny day, 25 degrees! Nice places around the square to sit and eat or have a nice beer

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

This location was the highlight of our Brussels tour. Just a magical place to visit. we spent hours wandering the streets enjoying the food and culture. Definitely a must do on your travel list.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

From bars, to incredible food, cafes, shops, historic locations, and nightclubs, Grand Place Lille has almost everything to suit any type of traveller. I thoroughly enjoyed the food, bars, and night life on my visit, however did still have the time to appreciate a small...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 16, 2019

This is a lovely square, far more Flemish than French. Do beware that traffic does come through the square and it can catch you out if you're not looking properly!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 5, 2019

I visited here just before Christmas and it was so lovely and Christmasy with all the beautiful lights, the ferris wheel and the Christmas displays

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Jayne101_12
Reviewed January 27, 2019

Lille is one of the biggest city in France, but wandering on the main square, you could be in any small to medium sized city. I really like this atmosphere.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 28, 2018

If you are in Lille, you HAVE to visit Grand Place, see the building architecture around, with canonballs still inside some building external walls. All the place in north stones! Priceless!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from dandave | Reviewed this property |
Sorry wasn't there on Sunday
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Response from fmarcillaud | Reviewed this property |
For disabled Drivers: be aware! Parking your car close is possible but not in the direct neighborhood. (5 min walk).
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