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When Calais decided to build a Town Hall they didn't do things by halves, they built one of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
Beautiful and historic

The Tower is amazing, admire Rodin les bourgeois of Calais, open the historical view in those... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Place du Soldat Inconnu, 62100, Calais, France
+33 3 21 46 62 00
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Reviewed 1 week ago

19th century construction that looks interesting from afar, but upon close eyesight, there is nothing remarkable about it inside or outside it. Unless you have time to kill in Calais, should be avoided.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When Calais decided to build a Town Hall they didn't do things by halves, they built one of the most impressive buildings I have seen recently. The exterior architecture is stunning, and the bell tower is well worth climbing

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Tower is amazing, admire Rodin les bourgeois of Calais, open the historical view in those - Edouard 3 meets some century later Henry guise Don’t miss

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

If you go to the WWII museum just metres away and look at pictures of this building immediately after the war you will realise how much effort has been put in to restore it to its original state. Elegance is supreme with gardens kept looking...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This is a half hour visit 5 minutes from the port; intact you can see the clock tower as you come into Calais port. The best bit is the small garden which is beautifully and imaginatively planted and comes with its only little story. The...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

If even remotely in the area this is a must. Including a walking through theme garden with a story for kids. Amazingly kept gardens in front of the town hall. We loved it! #truebenji

1  Thank obUA
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Stopped off just to take a few photographs, but was enticed into the gardens - and whilst I'm not really a 'gardens' type of person, these were stunning - particularly the small, enclosed garden where you can follow a story. Beautiful.

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Take an evening walk to Town Hall Calais was lovely, specially when the night lights shining and give away their beautiful colours. It was a well done decoration, the garden have colourful different summer flowers, and with the hot summer days lately here in Europe....More

1  Thank DKriyani
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Oh my God - great details in the architecture and great look of a building. Other than that you can park your car for free

Thank nihan19721969
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

While passing through Calais we only made one stop and take was the Town Hall. Gorgeous building. Beautiful front gardens with art and a temporary exhibit where reading meets nature. 16 euros for our family of 4 to go up the belfry and get a...More

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22 March 2017|
Response from PatriciaPierce83 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't far to walk.