On a visit to Monaco you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Monaco. These places are what Monaco is all about. These must see places in Monaco will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Musee Oceanographique de Monaco, Avenue Saint Martin, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Ever dreamt of travelling in the Nautilus, perusing the ocean and its life in all its wonder? Of course not all of us can pop into a submarine for a little trip, but the makers of this museum/aquarium wanted to bring the ocean to you. Established by Prince Albert I, a monarch with a lifelong dedication in oceanography, this is an attraction that ca...
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4 Rue Colonel Bellando de Castro, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
08:30 am - 07:00 pm
To get all confusion out of the way the Saint Nicholas Cathedral is also known as Cathedrale de Monaco or by its third name the Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee. A parish church occupying the same spot as the cathedral was built in 1252 and consecrated to Saint Nicholas. The cathedral that stands before you today was built in 1875, interestingly wit...
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Avenue Princesse Grace, 98000 Monaco
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Nestled right next to the Larvotto Beach and the bustle of the busy streets, facing the sea, is the Japanese Gardens. A small and serene garden one can enjoy a nice peaceful walk here at any time of the day away from the noise of the city, or come early and meditate at the Zen garden. The garden was built in 1990 by YasuoBeppu as a miniature repres...
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Monte Carlo Casino, Place du Casino, Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
09:00 am - 11:45 pm
In the middle of the 19th century the Grimaldi family was on the verge of bankruptcy. The French Revolution at the end of the 18th Century had seen many of their family publicly executed. The survivors won back the palace in 1814 but the Revolution along with the Napoleonic Wars had left their fortunes decimated. In addition to that two provinces b...
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15 Allee Lazare Sauvaigo, Monaco
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Anyone with even a passing knowledge of racing knows of the Monaco Grand Prix. First organised in 1929 it has become one of the most prestigious and glamorous races in the worldgraced by film stars, celebrities and millionaires. Some of you will remember it as the setting from Iron Man 2 where Tony Stark’s drive in an F1 car was halted by the...
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Place du Palais, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The palace began its long and dramatic history in 1191 as a fortress built by Genoa (an independent Italian state). In 1297 it was captured by the Grimaldi family who used it as their seat of power and continue to do so today with the current monarch Prince Albert II residing there. Over the 700 years of Grimaldi rule the palace has been lost and r...
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Museum of Napoleon Souvenirs, Place du Palais, Monaco-Ville, Monaco
10:30 am - 05:00 pm
Located on the “Rock”, to the left of the Prince’s Palace, the Museum of Napoleon Souvenirs is a hidden treasure for history buffs. Prince Louis II’s collection of Napoleon memorabilia and some of the historic artefacts of the palace were turned into this museum. This small and traditionally arranged museum has rifles, guns,...
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Museum of Stamps and Coins, 11 Terrasses de Fontvieille, Monaco
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
One of the most insightful methods of observing the history of an area is by examining its money. The Museum of Stamps and Coins allows us to do exactly that. Chronicle the dramatic history of this small nation as it was lost and regained by the Grimaldi family, the Sardinian and French stamps that were popular before Monaco established its own sta...
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Le Metropole Shopping Center, 17 Ave des Spelugues, Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
10:00 am - 07:30 pm
The makers of this shopping centre certainly disagreed with the statement “a man’s worth is measured by his character”. The high end opulent stores give more worth to possessions and while most of the items are beyond the reach of the wallet of an average person, one can always window shop. Some of the most luxurious and exclusive...
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Fort Antoine Theater, Ave de la Quarantaine, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
One of the most famous and emotionally evocative photographs of all time is of a young woman placing a flower in the barrel of a gun during an anti-war protest. A similar feeling is evoked at Fort Antoine, one where an establishment of war has been converted into an abode of peace. Originally constructed in early 18th century, original fortificatio...
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Museum of Antique Automobiles, Les Terrasses de Fontvieille, Fontvieille, Monaco
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Sitting at the Cafe de Paris at Casino Square you might catch glimpses of the latest supercars and luxury cars. But if you want to satiate the car enthusiast within you the Museum of Antique Automobiles is a must visit. Prince Rainier III, apart from having a penchant for beautiful actresses also had an interest in cars along with a prince’s ...