Esplanade Bernardin Laugier

Historic site and monument Historic patrimony Square Engineering structure
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Istres paid tribute to the former Mayor Bernardin Laugier, who worked for 40 years in the service of the town, by naming the new forecourt in front of the Town Hall after him. On the 6,000 m2 of the Bernardin Laugier esplanade, you can admire La Grande Diagonale
Istres has paid tribute to former Mayor Bernardin Laugier, who has worked for 40 years at the service of the city by giving its name to the square in front of the new town hall. On the 6,000 m"from the esplanade Bernardin Laugier, one can discover the long diagonal with its 57 pillars of 114 505 cm in height, in the colours of the city, without forgetting the famous stripes which recall columns to the black and white stripes that made the fame of Buren.
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Esplanade Bernardin Laugier
1 esplanade Bernardin Laugier
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Esplanade Bernardin Laugier et les colonnes de Buren
1 esplanade Bernardin Laugier
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Latitude : 43.516361
Longitude : 4.989147
  • Environnements :
    • Town location
    • In centre of town
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Bus stop < 500 m
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