Place De La Comedie

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  • Address: Place de la Comedie, 34000 Montpellier, France
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Landmark, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Leisure, Market, Square, Family And Kids

Named after the Theatre “Opera Comedie”, the square is the central lifeline of Montpellier. Close to the station, Gare de Montpellier Saint – Roch, Place de la Comedie comes to define the culture of France. One of the largest pedestrian areas in Europe, the square is always populated with street artists. This central square offers a leisurely break with its typical French cafes and restaurants. Structured in an oval shape, it is also known as l’oef (the Egg ). The square encircles the famous statue of the Three Graces, considered to be the city’s representative Goddesses. The main features of the square are:

  • The historic city centre, known as the Ecusson: It is a downtown area which is devoted to shopping with a range of boutiques and fashion stores.
  • The medieval narrow streets in the Ancien Courrier Quarter.
  • Opera Comedie House.
  • The pedestrian pavements bordered by fine mansions.

The Place also extends into Esplanade de Charles de Gaulle and the Corum. One can also head towards the south-eastern corner which links the square to the citadel of Montpellier.

  • Timings and ticket prices would depend on shows. Visit the official website for such details.

  • Line 1 & 2 for Tramway.
  • Nearest Train station: Saint-Roch train station.

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  • Place De La Comedie Address: Place de la Comedie, 34000 Montpellier, France
  • Place De La Comedie Timing: 24-hrs
  • Place De La Comedie Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Place De La Comedie(preferred time): 04:00 pm - 08:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Place De La Comedie: 01:00 Hrs
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  • Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Place_de_la_Comédie
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  • 95% of people who visit Montpellier include Place De La Comedie in their plan

  • 56.06% of people start their Place De La Comedie visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Place De La Comedie

Monday, Friday and Sunday

79.56% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Place De La Comedie

People normally club together Porte Du Peyrou and Musee Fabre while planning their visit to Place De La Comedie.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures