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Palais de Justice

36 rue aux Juifs, 76000, Rouen, France
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36 rue aux Juifs, 76000, Rouen, France
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Reviewed yesterday 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 July 12, 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
Reviewed July 8, 2017

Another great place for river-cruisers, as it's near the river. Great photo opportunities of many gargoyles that hang off the building! You can get some great silhouettes against the sky or building.

Thank Norm G
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Make sure you walk around and see the courtyard area ...it's really amazing. Can't get in as it's a working building. Worth a look.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed June 30, 2017

We liked the architecture of the Palais de Justice that we had lunch at a sidewalk cafe across the street. The building is still active and we enjoyed watching vans unload prisoners for their trials.

Thank sfinestone
Reviewed May 15, 2017

The house of justice in Rouen is a wonderful building. We could not enter inside (visiting the area after hours) but the view from the street is very scenic. A few information panels in English describe the origin and construction milestones. A very inspiring architecture...More

Thank JohnPaul2010
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Another study about restoration and preservation of buildings and architecture by acknowledging their importance to the city. World War II did not do any favors to their life expectancy. Restoration of the architecture to its former glory was a monumental achievement. The history of the...More

Thank GiudoLocattelli
Reviewed April 15, 2017

With its spires and gargoyles...it was little more than a shell at the end of WWII. It has seen been restored to its early 16th century glory!

Thank Linda B
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Very interestimg building, I didn't go onside, but even only from outside it'snice piece of architecture. The are h9les after bullets from ww2 from one side of the building.

Thank aruenka
Reviewed February 16, 2017

These ornately gothic law courts date back to the 15th century and while badly damaged after WWI have been restored to their former glory. They are absolutely a must to see if you are in Rouen.

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