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A fantastic place to visit, holes in the ground and lots of information on the history and the initial thoughts on how they occurrred. The house is full of interesting exhibits too. Wel, worth a couple of hours of your time.
The glacier garden itself isn’t huge, and while intriguing, not so much for a couple of teenagers. But, this site has a lot more to offer. There’s a number of hands on glacier exhibits and displays, the old Swiss house with a selection of models...More
This museum endeavours to teach you about the geological history of Switzerland and generally succeeds, beginning with the glacier-developed potholes. It explores different areas in the country and the stone types prevalent in them, but also includes an old Swiss house set out with furniture...More
Right next to the Lion, the glacier garden itself is an interesting insight into geological phenomena - specially for kids. The house/ museum next door is ok - and can be visited if you have time on your hands.
If you come to Lucerne just to see the weeping lion,then you are missing an opportunity that is just a few steps away. This museum is small, but covers a lot. For those amateur geologists out there this a great introduction to how this area...More