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Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten)

Denkmalstrasse 4, Lucerne, Switzerland
41 (0)41 410 43 40
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Ranked #14 of 29 Attractions in Lucerne
Type: History Museums, Geologic Formations, Outdoors
Owner description: Built around a glacial pothole that has survived since the Ice Age, this museum also displays...
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Type: History Museums, Geologic Formations, Outdoors
Owner description: 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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Reading, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2008

As others have said, this is easy to find. Very interesting place with several activities. I loved the mirror maze. Attaching couple of photos. Nice experience.

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Sylvania, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2008

Visited Glacier Gardens in June 2008 and LOVED it! Located right next to the Lion Monument, the Glacier Gardens are very easy to find, and feature such a wealth of interesting information. A great attraction in Lucerne, and the perfect adventure for a rainy day! The site not only features the glacier potholes, but lots of very interesting articles, videos... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2005

The Glacier Gardens are easy to find and just a few blocks away from the old town of Lucerne. It's known by the famous lion which is carved into the rock at the entrance to the glacier garden. If you are having trouble figuring out where the location is, ask the tourist office or any store and they should be... More 

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