Palais de Justice, Reims
Rear façade, Palais de Justice Reims.
Located in the heart of town, le Palais de Justice is the courthouse of Reims. It was built in 1839 in a Neoclassical style, complete with a pediment supported by Doric columns at its entrance on rue Carnot. The site chosen for its construction had previously been occupied by an ancient hospital, known as Hôtel Dieu Notre Dame. The rear façade of the Palais de Jusice faces the Notre Dame Cathedral.