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All reviews old city clock works open to the public great city view huge clock inner workings nice walk medieval walls well worth the effort walk up on display up hill taking photos reuss river amazing views mt pilatus fortifications
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

This is part of the tower wall that crosses the town. A must to see if you are in the city and close to the lion.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lg L
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Like the other reviews, just keep walking and experiencing the history and views and people. Great way to see the local sites.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MBoznian
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

We took a walk along the old city wall and ventured to many of the towers along the way. Each tower is unique being designed by different architects and artists. There are places where you can cross under the wall, and venture both side, but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GregoriousTraveler
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Of the towers, 4 are open to the public and you are able to climb wooden staircases to the tops of some to get a great view of Lucerne.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

This is a nice walk, something free to do, great views of the city. Take your time. Wander up one way and wander down another.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Philip L
Reviewed October 19, 2018

We only went for a walk because it's near our hotel. I actually didn't know that it's also a famous attraction in Luzern. It's a nice walk.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

These celebrated city walls with their nine towers form part of the historic fortifications built around Lucerne from the 13th century and are very well preserved. It was quite steep to get up to the top but well worthwhile as the views from up here...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TheExploringShoes
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We walked/climbed Museggmauer on our last day in Lucerne. We thought the views were second only to our Mt. Pilatus experience -- fantastic! There is a climb up to the wall itself which connects four of the towers. If you want to climb the towers,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LudwellMom
Reviewed October 1, 2018

The hike was tough too much stairs but worth it . The view is great. The wall is very impressive especially the watch tower .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joefrenk
Reviewed September 18, 2018

If you are like me, you like to climb towers across Europe. Well, here are three more to climb. There are no restrictions on admission, and no cost. Climb the towers, walk the walls, or sit on a bench and relax. It is all there....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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David C
October 16, 2018|
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Response from OB1NZ | Reviewed this property |
Opposite the cable car to the hilltop restaurant that looks like a castle (ask around - it's the one Michael Jackson tried to buy) there is a round tower right by the river. The road goes through this tower and right beside... More
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December 27, 2017|
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Response from Omne007 | Reviewed this property |
The heat made it a little difficult when we were there, but it was not strenuous. Lots of places to rest along the way. At some of the towers you have the option to go up the ladders/stairs and while the views and clockworks... More
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