Gruyeres is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Gruyeres one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Gruyeres is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Gruyeres or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Gruyeres. Explore the historical monuments of Gruyeres with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Gruyeres guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Gruyeres page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Gruyeres landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Gruyeres.
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Rue du Château 8, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
A beautiful palace and one of the landmarks of Switzerland, the Gruyeres Castle is a must visit while on your Swiss vacation. It is a unique architectural marvel where on your tour of the castle, you will be walking through eight centuries of architecture, history and culture. Turned into a museum, the main attraction on display at the castle is th...
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Town centre, Gruyeres, Switzerland
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Le Calvaire is a sixteenth century building which has now been converted into an art gallery. Every year, from Easter to mid-October, local craftsmen exhibit their works over here. Having an interesting history, the building used to be a guardroom during the middle ages. In the 18th century, it was used to store salt. Later on, the building was con...