Miroir d'eau

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The Miroir d'eau in Bordeaux

The Miroir d'eau (Water Mirror) or Miroir des Quais (Quay Mirror) in Bordeaux is the world's largest[1] reflecting pool, covering 3,450 square metres (37,100 sq ft). Located on the quay of the Garonne in front of the Place de la Bourse, it was built in 2006.[1]

It is made of granite slabs covered by 2 cm of water. In summer, a system allows it to create fog every 15 minutes.[1]



Coordinates: 44°50′30″N 0°34′09″W / 44.8417°N 0.5691°W / 44.8417; -0.5691