Palais de la Préfecture

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With its grand gates and colonnaded façade, this magnificent building looks every bit as regal as its architect had intended when it was first constructed as the 18th-century Palais Royal to accommodate the governors and princes of Savoy. Following Nice's reunification with the rest of France in 1860, the Palais became affiliated to the Préfecture des Alpes-Maritimes. It is now the seat of the region's administrative dignitaries and, as such, is not open to the public.


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rue de la Préfecture

Area Nice

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