Nantes Courthouse – Nantes

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Nantes Courthouse - Nantes

On a cloudy day the wide and regular block of the Nantes Palais de Justice looks gloomy and intimidating.

Nantes Courthouse - Nantes

But once you approach the building, the front portico, with its generous proportions, offers a protective shelter to the occasional visitor.

Nantes Courthouse - Nantes

Nantes Courthouse - Nantes

Nantes Courthouse - Nantes

Nantes Courthouse - Nantes

Exactly the way law should be.

Nantes Courthouse - Nantes

Designed by: Jean Nouvel
Year: 2000
Visited: August 2009
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