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Palais des Festivals et des Congres of Cannes

1 boulevard de la Croisette, 06414 Cannes, France
+33 4 92 99 84 00
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The Cannes Palais des Festivals et des Congres benefits from an exceptional location, by the sea, in the heart of the city. Each year, it hosts over 50 international trade events and 300,000 delegates, making Cannes the second most popular business tourism destination in France. The Palais is the first worldwide Convention Centre to boast 4 ISO certifications (9001 Quality, 14001 Environment, OHSAS18001 Health & Safety and 26000 Corporate Social Responsibility). The Palais is also a major cultural centre which offers two cultural seasons "summer in Cannes" and "Going out in Cannes" and famous international Festivals such as the International Festival of Pyrotechnic Art, Musical Nights at Suquet, Jazz at Domergue, the International Games Festival, the Festival of Russian Art, Cannes Pantiero, Cannes Shopping Festival... Theatre, dance, concerts and various performing arts such as opera or magic: all audiences and any generation can find what they seek in Cannes. The tourist office organizes guided tours of the Palais des Festivals et des Congres.
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1 boulevard de la Croisette, 06414 Cannes, France
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Reviewed July 1, 2014

People all want to see once the building inside, and perfect to find location. So ideally for business.

Thank BartFromWaregem
Reviewed July 1, 2014

We went there to see the Cannes Film Festival in May. My daughter had a pass so she was able to see some amazing movies and people, directors, etc. Unfortunately, My pass was limited but I was able to see the shorts in the Court...More

1  Thank Mujissa
Reviewed June 29, 2014

I was there at the Plais for the Cannes Lions Advertising Festival. This is huge place.The palais is a great place to host these kind of events. It has multiple seminar halls having two main ones called Grand Auditorium and the Debussy. Located in the...More

1  Thank Lakshithaw
Reviewed June 20, 2014

After a ridiculous 4 hour wait to leave the Independence of the Sea by Tender, due to a cock up, we found the Palais de Festivals a 10 minute walk from the quay. It's the large white building, halfway around the bay. Being a film...More

Reviewed June 14, 2014

We were there on May 2014 during the Festival de Cannes. A lot of people, not much to do! Don't waste your time there just to see a red carpet.

3  Thank Marco
Reviewed May 20, 2014

Good luck getting around this area during the film festival. Unless you have festival access or are trying to star spot then avoid this area in the afternoon as it is very congested both on foot and by car. Early morning is a much better...More

Thank deamole
Reviewed May 19, 2014

I am lucky enough to be covering the Cannes Film festival this year.But those ones with restricted or no access to the event should try to have a look at the surrounds of the busy Palais des Festivals anyway. Lots of people and good energy,...More

Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

As the Centre of any large events in cannes this is not really an attraction to rush to. Do your business inside then get out in the sun. Could be modernized, but that would be a huge project!

Thank HiddenCaviar
Reviewed May 14, 2014

I've spent hours at the Palais de Festivals at the Cannes Lions Advertising Festival attending seminars, awards ceremonies, workshops and exhibitions. It's incredibly well organised and the Cannes Lions always run very efficiently with tight security. The red carpet photo op is a must especially...More

Thank AnneVanRensburg
Reviewed May 6, 2014

If you have heard about the Cannes film festival, this place is good to visit once...the main theatre was closed when we visited(gearing up for the festival in May end).. but a nice photo op on the stairs, the Cannes red carpet.. good way to...More

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