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

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