CICBAA 2017 1er et 2 Décembre Lille | France
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ABOUT LILLE

THE OLD STOCK EXCHANGE
THE OLD STOCK EXCHANGE
Place du Général de Gaulle
59000 LILLE

The Vieille Bourse (Old stock exchange), built from 1652 to 1653, is undoubtly the town's finest building. This building is made up of 24 little houses around an arched courtyard. A second-hand book market as well as chess players can be seen inside. In summer, tango demonstration.

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BEFFROI DE LILLE
THE TOWN HALL AND ITS BELFRY
Place Augustin Laurent
59000 LILLE

It was built from 1924 to 1932 by the architect Emile Dubuisson who was inspired by the triangular-gabled Flemish houses. Its 104 metres-high belfry is listed as a Unesco World Heritage Site.

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LA PISCINE MUSEUM OF ART AND INDUSTRY
LA PISCINE MUSEUM
OF ART AND INDUSTRY

23 rue de l'Espérance 59100ROUBAIX

In the exceptional surroundings of what used to be A.Baert's 1932 Art Déco swimming baths, the Museum of Art and Industry offers its visitors an original setting for its collections of applied arts ( drawings, textiles and ceramics) and fine-arts ( 19th and 20th centuries paintings and sculptures).

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THE OLD LILLE
THE OLD LILLE

Remarkably restored, the Old Town enchants the eye with its flamboyant architecture. The softly dare facades that set off the exuberance and profusion of their decoration. The extraordinary diversity of the 17th century architecture is an invitation to saunter ; so look up to appreciate the perfect harmony of brick and stone.

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THE MAIN SQUARE
THE MAIN SQUARE
Place du Général de Gaulle
59000 LILLE

The Lillois' favourite meeting place offers an interesting view of the architecture from the 17th to the 20th century. Standing in the centre of the squares stands the Goddess commemorates Lille's resistance to the Austrian siege in 1792. In front of the Old Stock Exchange built from 1652 to 1653, is undoubtly the town's finest building.
This building is made up fo 24 little houses around an arched courtyard. A second-hand book market as well as chess players can be seen inside. On this square is situated the Grand Garde.
The building was used to house soldiers from the sentry guard. It is now the Théâtre du Nord.

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