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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
Map Luzern
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
Map Luzern
«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
Map Luzern
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
Map Luzern
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
Map Luzern
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

30. Jul
Guided Walk on the Swiss Path f…
Meeting point: 08.45, Touri… more
15. Aug -
14. Sep
Lucerne Festival in Summer
Lucerne Festival is one of … more
17. Aug
Seeüberquerung Luzern
Der beliebte Anlass findet … more
5. Sep
Museum Night
Discover the Lucerne museum… more
10. Sep
Guided Walk on the Swiss Path f…
Meeting point: 08.45, Touri… more
4. Oct -
19. Oct
Lucerne Fall Fair
The traditional Lucerne Fal… more
18. Oct
Cheese Festival Lucerne
A cheese event for the whol… more
21. Oct -
24. Oct
Lucerne International Film Fest…
Während vier Tagen wird Luz… more
26. Oct
SwissCity Marathon - Lucerne
Die attraktive Strecke führ… more
3. Nov -
8. Nov
Lozärn lacht
The comedy festival "Lozärn… more
8. Nov -
16. Nov
Lucerne Blues Festival
The organisers of the Lucer… more
21. Nov -
23. Dec
Lucerne Christmas Market at the…
Visitors will find around 5… more
22. Nov -
30. Nov
Lucerne Festival am Piano
Lucerne Festival is one of … more
27. Nov -
3. Jan
Live on Ice
Die bekannte Eisbahn des Li… more
1. Dec
St. Nikolaus-Auszug
St. Nikolaus-Auszug aus der… more
4. Dec -
21. Dec
Lucerne Christmas Market
Every year Lucerne welcomes… more
5. Dec -
7. Dec
DesignSchenken - Luzerner Desig…
An den Luzerner Designtagen… more
6. Dec
Lucerne Christmas and Crafts Ma…
A unique Christmas market w… more
8. Dec
Lucerne Christmas and Crafts Ma…
A unique Christmas market w… more
13. Dec
Lucerne Christmas and Crafts Ma…
A unique Christmas market w… more
14. Dec
Lucerne Christmas and Crafts Ma…
A unique Christmas market w… more
15. Dec -
24. Dec
Christmas Tree Market
Every year the Christmas tr… more
18. Dec -
21. Dec
International Christmas Forum «…
The 20 market stalls from a… more
20. Dec
Lucerne Christmas and Crafts Ma…
A unique Christmas market w… more
21. Dec
Lucerne Christmas and Crafts Ma…
A unique Christmas market w… more
22. May -
24. May
Riviera Latina Festival Weggis
Enjoy the best Caribbean dr… more
18. Jul -
26. Jul
Blue Balls Festival 2014
9 days, 120 events, 100,000… more
9. Jul -
17. Aug
Open Air Kino Luzern
Unvergessliche Kinoabende m… more

News

Weggis Vitznau Rigi
The Lucerne Riviera
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1st of August events
National Holiday
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Blue Balls Festival
18. - 26. July 2014
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Lucerne Museum Card
11 Museums for CHF 36.00
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Peak Moments
from CHF 214.00 for 2 nights
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Swiss moments. 24‘49…
June 13th - October 12th 2014
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360° panorama Lucern…
Lucerne from above
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Swiss Chocolate Adve…
Swiss Museum of Transport
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Wellness Packages
Wellbeeing offers.
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Kambly Roundtrip
In the heart of Switzerland
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