Venue: Palais de la Bourse
34th EAED Spring Meeting in Bordeaux, France
Palais de la Bourse
17 Pl. de la Bourse
The EAED Spring Meeting will be held at one of the important historical buildings, Palais de la Bourse which is a unique and prestigious place located in the heart of the city, on the banks of the Garonne River and surrounded by many hotels, restaurants, shops.
The Palais de la Bourse, a successful example of elegant French urban architecture, was the location of the statue of King Louis XV in the 18th century. The monument was destroyed during the French Revolution and later on replaced with the statue of „Three Graces“. The buildings around the Palais de la Bourse were designed in 1739 by Jacques Gabriel and finished by his son in 1749 as premises for the Chamber of Commerce and Commercial Court.
The Palais de la Bourse has undergone significant modifications and has been repaired after fire damages in 1825. Since 2010 it houses a state-of-the-art Conference Centre, offering thoroughly modern facilities in a historic environment.
How to get there
Taxis: from Bordeaux airport. Average travel time per way: 30 minutes
Public shuttle: Airport-Station Shuttle (30 minutes) and then the Tram C direction Bordeaux Parc des Exposition / Gare de Blanquefort to station Place de la Bourse (10 minutes).
Public bus: Bus 1 to station Gambetta Meriadeck (30 minutes) then walk to the Palais de la Bourse (15 minutes)