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La Tete Carree

Traverse Barla, 06300 Nice, France
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We pass by in the sightseen tour of the hop on hop off turistic bus, is very interesting and worth... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
santo domingo
via mobile
really interesting

you don't have to like it. de gustibus non est disputandum. but this is definitely a very... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
10 Jul 2017
18 Apr 2017
“really interesting”
Traverse Barla, 06300 Nice, France
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We pass by in the sightseen tour of the hop on hop off turistic bus, is very interesting and worth the time to see it.

Thank kramer2702
Reviewed 18 April 2017

you don't have to like it. de gustibus non est disputandum. but this is definitely a very interesting piece of modern architecture. you first have to come to the idea, and then you have to convince quite some people, including those paying for it. I...More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I just saw this sculpture from the car When I was passing by to go to a store nearby. It is really big and different.

Thank Mariana A
Reviewed 23 May 2016

When driving down the busy road in Nice, you may slam on your brakes and ask "what is this?" The answer is La Tete Carree Library which is a large box shaped sculpture with a man's lower lip, chin and neck as the base and...More

Thank Fav26V
Reviewed 10 May 2016

This is really strange looking with this multistory building being the face of a person, connected to the neck and shoulders being the base. Haven't been inside, but nice seeing it if on your way

2  Thank Al3alawi
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This was our room view from our Hotel. Extremely futuristic architecture and very interesting at the same time. To be honest I didn't visit it, but I think that it deserves to reach it, even if only to admire it.

Thank ilGrec0
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Unique architecture! Looks like a square head on a neck. Guess what.... This a multi purpose building -library at street level. Square head is actually office complex.

Thank Serviceprof
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We came around a corner on a bus and were amazed to see this enormous grey cube sitting on top of a chin and neck. Wow. Who would expect to see something like that so unexpectedly?! Giving it a 4 because it was such a...More

Thank francetravel
Reviewed 24 November 2015

La Tete Carree is a drive-by attraction, pure and simple. It’s interesting because of its sheer novelty and large size, but only a contemporary art fanatic would think this sculpture merits a lengthy, contemplative inspection at close range.I'm glad I've seen it, but once is...More

1  Thank Citallwic
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Interesting piece of art. "Block Head" is huge! Next to the library & modern art gallery. Makes for interesting photos.

Thank ExpatAussie3
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