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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

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
14. Nov -
16. Nov
Lucerne International Film Fest…
Das «i» im LiFF steht sowoh… more
21. Nov -
23. Dec
12. Luzerner Christkindlimarkt …
Ab dem 21. November 2014 em… more
22. Nov -
30. Nov
Lucerne Festival am Piano
Lucerne Festival is one of … more
27. Nov -
4. 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
Riviera Latina Festival Weggis
Enjoy the best Caribbean dr… more
22. May -
24. May
Riviera Latina Festival Weggis
Enjoy the best Caribbean dr… more
23. May
Riviera Latina Festival Weggis
Enjoy the best Caribbean dr… more
24. May
Riviera Latina Festival Weggis
Enjoy the best Caribbean dr… more
20. Aug -
23. Aug
Forstmesse Luzern
Die Internationale Forstmes… more

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Weggis Vitznau Rigi
The Lucerne Riviera
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Lake Lucerne Region
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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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Heirassa-Festival, Weggis
Heirassa-Festival
4th - 7th June 2014
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Lucerne from above
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Swiss Museum of Transport
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Kambly Roundtrip
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