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Le lieu unique, Nantes

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The lieu unique is the national center for contemporary arts and music venue in Nantes, France. Opened on January 1, 2000, it is housed in a former biscuit factory at the center of the city. It was founded by Jean Blaise and is now directed (since January 2011), by Patrick Gyger.PresentationScène nationale of Nantes, the lieu unique is a space for artistic exploration, cultural effervescence and conviviality. It mixes genres, cultures and publics. It heralds a spirit for curiosity in the different areas of arts: visual arts, theater, dance, circus, music, literature, philosophy, architecture and cuisine.A place for meddling, the lieu unique is the home, next to the spaces dedicated to creation, of a bar, a restaurant, a bookstore, a hammam, a day nursery and a gift shop. The iconic tower of the former factory, with a view on the city, can also be visited.
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  • The spectacular architecture Tower is all that remains of the former LU biscuit factory destroyed to make way for the new development of the region. The building around houses bookshops, brasseries, museums and is a meeting point for the young intelligentsia of the city
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  • Unusual place. You do not expect such a place in returning, exhibition, library, hammam, bar and a restaurant. beautiful card and the menu of the day is affordable.
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  • Don't miss the old factory of LU who has become today a bar, restaurant, library, place for conferences... Very nice to see
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  • Multi activity: live shows. Great drinks area. Immense space for temp exhibitions
  • There was a cool exhibition when I was there. Also, they have great music.
  • Cool place, either in our outside depending on weather. Good quality for price food too!
  • Original place, big, nice. Cool events. (Please visit the toilets.)
  • Close to train station nice free exhibits and cool place to change out