Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Bordeaux

Bordeaux is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Bordeaux one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Bordeaux is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Bordeaux or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Bordeaux. Explore the historical monuments of Bordeaux with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Bordeaux guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Bordeaux page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Bordeaux with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Cathedrale St-andre

    #1 of 5 Historical Places in Bordeaux
    Cathedrale St-andre

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Place Pey Berland, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Seat of the Archbishop of Bordeaux-Bazas, this once Romanesque cathedral now displays extensive Gothic influence.13 year old Eleanor of Aquitaine was married here in 1137 only months before she became...Read more

  2. Place Des Quinconces

    #2 of 5 Historical Places in Bordeaux
    Place Des Quinconces

    Tags: Landmark, Walking Area, Monument, Square

    Address: Place des Quinconces, Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm Details

    A 31 acre sized city square – one of the largest on the continent. Breaking down what you can expect to see here: Trees planted around in a quincunx pattern. Two rostral columns symbolising Com...Read more

  3. Basilique Saint-seurin

    #3 of 5 Historical Places in Bordeaux
    Basilique Saint-seurin

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Unesco Site

    Address: Street Triangle/St Pierre, 33000, Bordeaux

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    A UNESCO World Heritage Site and the city’s oldest church, this austere and imposing building is most famous for it’s crypt. Saint Fort, Merovigians and innumerable Christians are buried h...Read more

  4. Halle Des Chartrons

    #4 of 5 Historical Places in Bordeaux
    Halle Des Chartrons

    Tags: Concert, Hall

    Address: 8- Frankreich, 10 Place du Marché Chartrons, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    This eighteenth-century concert hall has witnessed many concerts, cultural shows, and exhibitions. This octagonal hall has eighteen arced windows which make the establishment one of the unique buildin...Read more

  5. Cimetiere De La Chartreuse

    #5 of 5 Historical Places in Bordeaux
    Cimetiere De La Chartreuse  Image

    Tags: Cemetery

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

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