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Address: Northeast of Lowenplatz, Lucerne, Switzerland
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What a Moving Sculpture

Sculpted in a mountain side with a pond in front, this was awe inspiring to see. Very moving and very powerful. It evokes respect for those who sacrificed their lives. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you enjoy gazing at a huge pathetic carving into a cliff face, along with hordes of others, then you will enjoy this. If not, you might not.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Sculpted in a mountain side with a pond in front, this was awe inspiring to see. Very moving and very powerful. It evokes respect for those who sacrificed their lives. The place is very peaceful. This was a highlight of my Luzern trip.

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Sengkang, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Its a nice solemn place for one to sit and see the nice sculpture. Wonderful piece of art but be mindful, those solemn moments can be destroyed by noisy chinese tourist whom I felt that they are ignorant about whats that monument about.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's just a lion statue with the small pond. The statue has its nice story and that's all it has. There is a parking building beside. Easy to visit

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One of the must see attraction. Built in the remembrance of the Swiss soldiers who died defending a French king, the monument is beautifully sculpted Walking distance from the central train station

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Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had no idea what this was going to be but we were there on a cold (but thankfully sunny) day. We were travelling with family and a baby but were able to walk quite comfortably from the station. There is a lot of cobbled street area so comfortable walking shoes are important. There are great pedestrian shopping streets on... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I am not sure I would recommend this. There was an empty pond in front of the figure of the lion on a stone wall or side of a hill ...... and then nothing more. So if you are pressed for time, you can skip this.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The sculpture itself is amazing as much as it is a poignant reminder of a difficult time in human history. The grandeur and power of it can only be realized when standing in front of it.

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Grisignano di Zocco, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely and unique sculpture right outside shopping area of Lucerne. Definitely worth a visit and photo op.

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Groveport, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lion itself has so much meaning to its being... the fact that it was carved into sandstone in nine months!? Amazing. The lion is definitely a must see and learn about the meaning behind the lion before going.

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