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Sep 16, 2018
“Open day .”
Mar 17, 2019
“This is actually part of "Cours Salaya", so same comments apply”
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1 Place du Palais de Justice, 06300 Nice, France
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Reviewed March 17, 2019

i.e. they've ruined it. Used to be a place where you could buy cheap, local produce on a Sunday morning, including flowers for your loved ones. Now all the farmers have been chased-out by merchants who resell stuff they brought wholesale, so basically the same...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Wonderful building lots of history and brouchure is writen in many languages for all to read and undertand all about this place .

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Located close to the old town is this beautiful building well worth looking out for as it is positioned the edge of the flower market which on Mondays is also a vintage/ antiques market

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Patrick D
Reviewed September 21, 2017

On one of the two free days a year, this attraction is interesting. You can see inside the prefecture, but if your French isn't very good, it's difficult to know what you are looking at. No English options, including the 1 euro program, which is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank beetlebuggy
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

I actually visited the Palace thanks to the French Economic Association cocktail event. The main hall is breathtakingly beautiful, though I am not sure whether the City Hall will allow visitors in any other open days, etc. The former Palace of the Kingdom of Sardinia,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank KingL331
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We actually visited the Palais during the Patrimoine open day period (we got used to do this when living in Paris) and although Nice doesn’t count many Classe Monuments Historic buildings, the Palais de la prefecture does stand out.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank peter r
Reviewed August 7, 2016

so wonderful and Impression place ,to be ,good old stlye with taste of the old century ,really must see

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Travelstar3
Reviewed June 29, 2015

I visited during the fete du patrimoine, no need to book and free, of course. If one happens to be in Nice it's a good opportunity to visit the palace which is normally closed to public.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank et0ps
Reviewed May 5, 2015

I am currently staying in the south of france for 6 weeks so expect a lot of riviera reviews! This building is really beautiful. Our friends had a civil partnership here last year which was special. Lots of beautiful artefacts you have look at. Lots...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank SarahCorell
Reviewed March 17, 2015

If you are in Cours Saleya you have a nice view over the Palais de la Prefecture. very well illuminated in the evening;

Date of experience: March 2015
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