PORTE DE BOUR­GOGNE - BOUR­GOGNE GATE

Charming Bordeaux - - THE DISTRICTS OF BORDEAUX SAINT-PIERRE, SAINT-PAUL -

Is one of nu­mer­ous gates con­structed in the 18th cen­tury in place of older medieval struc­tures that had be­come di­lap­i­dated ob­so­lete. The Bour­gogne Gate was in­spired by Ro­man tri­umphal arches and built from the designs of An­dré Portier and Jac­ques Ange Gabriel (1751-1756). Place Bir-hakeim - A, C > Porte de Bour­gogne

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