La Cité du Vin
Forgo the vineyard-hopping and head to La Cité du Vin (opening in June 2016) to broaden your horizons on the culture, consumption and history of wine. The futuristic building, whose fluid curves evoke the trunk of a grapevine or the swirling motion of wine in a glass, houses themed spaces that provide immersive experiences with high-tech features such as touch-screen tablets hanging from vines, animated panels that illustrate wine routes and an interactive sculpted map that teaches about different types of terroir.
By Lisa Cheng
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La Cite du Vin is a place for wine geeks
A high tech exhibition about terroir, different wine regions of the world, tasting rooms, history, etc. The observatory at the roof is stunning so don't miss it! If you're studying about wine, a wine geek, wine industry professional, hospitality professional or student, you have to come to this wine education centre.
By Alaine Handa
134 Quai de Bacalan, 33300 Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 16 20 20
Sat, Sun 10am - 7pm
Mon - Fri 10am - 6pm