Square Darcy

Darcy was the engineer who installed a drinking water supply in Dijon and was responsible for the PLM railway line running through the city. For this he deserved to have a square named after him - a pleasant square, decorated with a replica of the Polar Bear, by Pompon (1855-1933).

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Square Darcy

Nearby tourist attractions

Dijon Archeology Museum
Dijon Archeology Museum
The east wing of the missing cloister of
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St Bénigne's Cathedral
St Bénigne's Cathedral
Under the porchway of the cathedral,
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St Philibert's Church of Dijon
St Philibert's Church of Dijon
Built in the 12C and no longer in use,
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Jardin des Sciences
Jardin des Sciences
A stone's throw from Dijon Station, the
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Dijon Municipal Museum
Dijon Municipal Museum
Founded in 1836 in the former barracks
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Place François-Rude (or du Bareuzai)
Place François-Rude (or du Bareuzai)
In the centre of a pedestrian area
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Jardin des Sciences
Jardin des Sciences
A stone's throw from Dijon Station, the
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Dijon Botanical Garden
Dijon Botanical Garden
Founded in 1773, the former Jardin de l
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Dijon Canal Port
Dijon Canal Port
Is Dijon really a port? The answer is
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