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Place Olivier, Toulouse

Place Olivier - Toulouse, France
Place Olivier
1 Place Olivier, Toulouse, France 31300Map
Rue de Republique et Rue du Chairedon
+33 8 9218 0180(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Saint-Cyprien/Bourrasol
Overview

The Rue de la République opens onto a triangular square, in the center of which stands a fountain, surrounded by handsome maple trees. The Olivier family donated the three-tiered fountain, built in the 19th Century by Dargassies, to the town after the terrible flood of 1875, which left the Saint-Cyprien area in ruins. On the opposite side of the street, a commemorative plate shows how high the water rose during the flood. Take a look at number 25 of the Rue de la République. Gaston Virebent, a famous potter, once lived in this splendid building.

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  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: métro: St-Cyprien-République
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