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Located in a city that traces its roots back to ancient Rome, Place du Vieux-Marche is most famous as the site where the English burned St. Joan of Arc at the stake. Today, it's hard to picture that gory scene in such a charming square, bordered by historical houses and cafes. As a reminder of the past, you can visit the square's large modern church, dedicated to St. Joan of Arc. Finished in 1979, it's built to represent an upturned Viking ship. The Vikings were among the groups that played an important part in settling the city. Put Place du Vieux-Marche into our Rouen online road trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Rouen.
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Place du Vieux-Marche is the centre square in Rouen, it's a mix of historic and modern architecture and there's lots to see and do here! Rouen's a lovely city and definitely worth a visit! more »
This is one of the major squares in town and it is truly beautiful and historic. Lovely to walk around day and night and stop for a cup of coffee or a cold drink. more »
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