Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Geneva is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Geneva a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Geneva.
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Place Bourg-Saint-Pierre, 1204 Geneve, Switzerland
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Made perhaps in 1160, this famous church is rather well-known as the as the place where John Calvin gave his holy speech during the middle of the 16th century. In fact you can still find the seat from which he delivered this speech inside the church. In 1563 the place was transformed from a catholic to a protestant place of worship by him.
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pl. du Bourg-de-Four 13, 1204 Geneva, Switzerland
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
Place du Bourg-de-Four is the oldest square in Geneva. This historic importance attached to it, makes it quite a popular tourist destination in the country. Tourists and locals flock to it to see the rustic architecture and take in the lovely atmosphere.
The St. Pierre Church or the St. Peter’s Cathedral is in this square and this gives it ev...
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La Place de Neuve 1204 Genève
Place de Neuve is another very important Square in Geneva. It is also an important cultural attraction in the city. The lovely place is a very interesting place to see in the city. It is certainly a must visit if you want to take in the lovely vistas of the lovely city of Geneva.
The Square is famous for the old architecture around it. The Grand Th...
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Place de la Fusterie, Centre Ville Rive Gauche, 1204 Geneva, Switzerland
Temple de la Fusterie is the first church of Geneva built in the year 1715. This church was specially made for the Calvinist worshippers. The place is well known for having brilliant acoustics. As a result the church concerts hosted here are very popular.
The Church follows the baroque style and is one of the prettiest and most impressive sights to...
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Tour du Molard, Place du Molard 2, CH-1204 Genève, Switzerland
This beautiful tower symbolizes the Middle Ages of Geneva. this place has the footmarks of Geneva’s history and the great moments. Today it is both an important lake port as well as a lovely tourist attraction.
From the 14th century onwards it was an important military and strategic location. Although relived of those duties now it has been a...
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Rue De-Beaumont 18 1206 Geneva, Switzerland
09:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Russian Church in Geneva is quite a stunning piece of work. This lovely church with its golden onion shaped domes is a very popular touristic site in the city.
This beautiful church in white and gold is a stunning example of a mixture of Byzantine architecture and the Russian style of architecture. The pretty arches, the imposing domes, and the...
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Rue Munier-Romilly 6, 1206 Geneva, Switzerland
02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Alfred Bauer was a prolific collector of art who has left Geneva with a huge and fascinating legacy; His entire collection. If you are a lover of the arts this one is a definite must see in Geneva.
The collection certainly has its fair share of paintings but there is a lot more. Collectibles and trinkets from all over the world, embellish it. You w...
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Villereuse, 1207 Geneva, Switzerland
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Immeuble Clarte or Maison Clarte is a wonderful building to see in Geneva. This very pretty building has been threatened by demolition in the past but due to its very unique architecture has become a very important historic site in the city.
The rustic brown coloured edifice is a really pretty site to see in the city too. The durable and charmi...
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Mont-Blanc, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland
The Brunswick Monument is simply breath-taking and one of the most prized possessions of the city of Geneva. Architecturally, the monument is nothing short of spectacular and in many ways depicts the character of this lovely city quite aptly.
Built for the Duke of Brunswick the architecture is exemplary of the Neo-gothic style of architecture. ...
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Rue Voltaire 31, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland
02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
The Voltaire Museum is located in an old residence of the famous philosopher. Voltaire stayed in the place between 1755 and 1760. The exact time period is still not known. This house is known as the Voltaire Institute has an inexhaustible library. 25,000 volumes have been accumulated and it was set up to pay a tribute to Voltaire.
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