Montreux 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 Montreux one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Montreux 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 Montreux 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 Montreux. Explore the historical monuments of Montreux with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Montreux guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Montreux page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Montreux landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Montreux.
#1 of 3 Historical Places in Montreux | Added 15940 times in trip plans
Avenue de Chillon 21, 1820 Veytaux, Switzerland
09:00 am - 07:00 pm
Imagine the castle you’ve read in fairy tales, growing up, take form in front of your eyes! The Chateau de Chillonis one of the grandest sights of Switzerland and obviously, a must see…a fantastically well preserved 12th century castle, the Chateau de Chillon takes you back to a time when prisoners were chained to pillars in dungeons a...
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Place du Marche, 1820 Montreux, Switzerland
08:00 am - 08:00 pm
In the history of music, there have only a handful of artists that are widely associated with within the music listening community. One such artist was the lead singer of a classic rock British band- Freddie Mercury. You’ll have to look very hard to find someone who hasn’t belched out to ‘Radio Gaga’, or ‘I Want to Bre...
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1820 Montreux, Switzerland
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Overlooking the train station at Montreux is a cluster of 17th century buildings, which were monopolized by the wealthy wine merchants of that time. Not only is what’s inside the building is important, but the buildings too have their fair share of history attached to it.
These buildings are one of the last standing Vaud architecturally style...