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Sightseeing

There are particularly many sights in a small area in Lucerne. The Chapel Bridge with the Water Tower is the landmark of Lucerne and the most photographed monument in Switzerland.

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Chapel Bridge

The town's landmark
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Constructed in first half of the 14th century as a part of the city's fortifications and named after St. Peter's Chapel, which is located nearby. More
Kapellbrücke / Luzern Tourismus
6002 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 17
luzern@luzern.com
www.luzern.com

Water Tower

Archive, treasury and prison
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This octagonal tower - over 34 meters high (111.5 ft.) - was built around 1300 as part of the city wall and used as an archive, treasury, prison and torture chamber. More
Wasserturm / Luzern Tourismus
6002 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 17
luzern@luzern.com
www.luzern.com

Lion Monument

The dying Lion of Lucerne
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«The dying Lion of Lucerne» is one of the world's most famous monuments. More
Löwendenkmal / Luzern Tourismus
Denkmalstrasse 4
6002 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 17
luzern@luzern.com
www.luzern.com

KKL Luzern

Culture and Convention Centre
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The KKL Luzern at Europaplatz is the work of the Parisian architect Jean Nouvel. More
KKL Luzern
Kultur- und Kongresszentrum
Europaplatz 1
6005 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 226 70 70
Fax +41 (0)41 226 70 71
info@kkl-luzern.ch
www.kkl-luzern.ch

Jesuit Church

Sacral Baroque church
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The first large sacral Baroque church in Switzerland; constructed in 1666 by Father Christoph Vogler for the Jesuits. More
Jesuitenkirche
Bahnhofstrasse 11a
6003 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 210 07 56
www.jesuitenkirche-luzern.ch

Franciscan Church

Gothic mendicant architecture
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Typical medieval Gothic mendicant architecture, built in the second half of the 13th century. More
Franziskanerkirche
Franziskanerplatz
6003 Luzern
luzern@luzern.com
www.luzern.com

Water Spike

Regulation of the water level
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Technically, this is a unique sight. More
Nadelwehr / Luzern Tourismus
6002 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 17
luzern@luzern.com
www.luzern.com

Spreuer Bridge

City fortification
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This bridge was completed as a part of the city fortification in 1408. More
Spreuerbrücke / Luzern Tourismus
6002 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 17
luzern@luzern.com
www.luzern.com

Musegg Wall

Nine Towers
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A part of the rampart walls built in 1386; the wall is still almost entirely intact. Three towers are open to the public: Schirmer, Zyt and Männli. More
Museggmauer / Luzern Tourismus
6002 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 17
info@museggmauer.ch
www.museggmauer.ch

Old City Squares

Weinmarkt, Hischenplatz, Kornmarkt
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Historical buildings clad in frescos border the Old Town on the right bank of the River Reuss at a few picturesque squares. More
Luzern Tourismus – Tourist Information
Zentralstrasse 5
6002 Luzern
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 17
Fax +41 (0)41 227 17 20
luzern@luzern.com
www.luzern.com
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Events

20. XII
Lucerne Christmas and Crafts Ma…
A unique Christmas market w… more
21. XII
Lucerne Christmas and Crafts Ma…
A unique Christmas market w… more
26. XII -
30. XII
Schloss Meggenhorn: Klang Musik…
Wir bieten abwechslungsreic… more
1. I
Neujahrszauber Luzern – Neujahr…
Zum Jahreswechsel holen di… more
11. I
Wiener Opernball Orchester
Galakonzert zum Neujahr 201… more
16. I -
18. I
«Hochzig» Hochzeitsmesse Luzern
Verschiedenste Aussteller p… more
22. I -
25. I
BAUMAG Baumaschinen-Messe Luzer…
Die BAUMAG wird alle zwei J… more
12. II -
17. II
Luzerner Fasnacht
Die Luzerner Fasnacht ist d… more
23. II -
27. II
Hunkeler Innovationsdays
Das Ereignis für Trendsette… more
7. III -
15. III
Fumetto – International Comix-F…
Fumetto is one of Europe's … more
14. III -
15. III
Zentralschweizer Mineralien- un…
Zentralschweizer Mineralien… more
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21. III
Eigenheim-Messe Luzern
Rund 40 Experten präsentier… more
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29. III
Lucerne Festival at Easter
A series of concerts featur… more
22. III
Schlager Nacht
Überraschungs-STAR-Gast, Se… more
27. III
Honky Tonk Festival
Das Honky Tonk Beizenfestiv… more
27. III -
29. III
Schweizer Waffen-Sammlerbörse
Die Waffenbörse Luzern hat … more
27. III -
30. III
Luwira, Zentralschweizer WIR-Me…
Bereits zum 62. Mal wird di… more
25. IV
Luzerner Stadtlauf
Einmal im Jahr gilt es für … more
13. V -
17. V
«Zaubersee – Russian Music Luce…
From the 13th to the 17th o… more
22. V -
24. V
Riviera Latina Festival Weggis
Enjoy the best Caribbean dr… more
3. VI
Fronleichnam, Kanonenschiessen
Fahnenmarsch, Salutschiesse… more
4. VI
Fronleichnam, Kanonenschiessen
Fahnenmarsch, Salutschiesse… more
12. VI -
14. VI
Schloss Meggenhorn: Klang Musik…
Zum wiederholten Male finde… more
21. VI
River Reuss Swim
Equipped for freediving and… more
27. VI
7. Luzerner Fest
Das Luzerner Fest ist ein f… more
4. VII
Swiss National Championships Ro…
The Swiss national rowing c… more
5. VII
Swiss National Championships Ro…
The Swiss national rowing c… more
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16. VIII
Open Air Kino Luzern
Unvergessliche Kinoabende m… more
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12. VII
Rowing World Cup Lucerne
With its 100-plus years of … more
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25. VII
Blue Balls Festival
With its 100,000-plus visit… more

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