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Address: Denkmalstrasse 4, Lucerne, Switzerland
Phone Number: 41 (0)41 410 43 40
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Description: Built around a glacial pothole that has survived since the Ice Age, this...
Built around a glacial pothole that has survived since the Ice Age, this museum also displays artifacts from throughout the town's history.
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Nice place to kill time....

Its not that boring as I expected it to be...loved the 18 century house and furniture display...also the watch tower was pretty scenic...The best part wasthe house of mirrors. It... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Doha, Qatar
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Doha, Qatar
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Its not that boring as I expected it to be...loved the 18 century house and furniture display...also the watch tower was pretty scenic...The best part wasthe house of mirrors. It was awesome. we really had fun inside getting lost as a family...

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Prilly, Switzerland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Only CHF 15.-, outdoor Glacier curiosities, indoor museum, Mirror hall... Decent price for what they have to offer.

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Whistler, Canada
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128 attraction reviews
332 helpful votes 332 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Leveraging on a not very large area of exposed rock that was shaped by glaciers, this museum gives an extensive overview of glaciers and ice ages. The visit includes lots of models, video, and the "garden" itself. Incorporated into the visit is a walk through the mansion of the original owners. This is worth the trouble to tour. With the... More 

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Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We allotted only 1.5 hours for this place. It was not enough. There is a lot to see and learn about: geology, prehistory of animals and man, glaciers around the world, social and political history of the family in the area, etc. We rushed through the 2nd half, and now we are sorry we didn't go earlier. Make sure to... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

One of the best mirror maze... Must visit... it is next to Lion Monument.. Timmings from till 17:00 in winter and 18:00 in summers..

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Singapore, Singapore
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66 reviews 66 reviews
43 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I went early to the attraction and use my Luzern card to get a discount for the entrance fee. The place is amazing as you get to learn more about the glaciers and artic. And what I love the most about this attraction is the mirror maze! Its really fun to walk around and find your way out! Wear a... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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26 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This is a very interesting and surprisingly beautiful place. You will get a great appreciation of Glaciers and the power of the water. Loved it.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

You can stay for the whole day here and still have a good time! To learn about the history of the ice glaciers and too see how the climate changing influence on the planet Earth, and all that in a very fun way - that is amazing. Also to learn about: the types of houses around Switzerland, the people's customs,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We took our 5 year old here. He loved it. We enjoyed at it was educational and we learnt so much. The mirror maze isn't recommended for anyone with claustrophobia

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London, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The museum was included in our pass so we didnt have to pay .. after the slight disappointment of Lion Monument, we found this museum a real turn around .. it was nice , informative, fun and adventurous.. there are funny mirrors , natural history information, a climb to a viewing tower and information about Switzerland's peaks and mountains..There is... More 

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