We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Wonderful tribute!

Truly wonderful as are all of the statue's along the Lake front. There are so many statue's along... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
littlevMedway
,
medway
The last 16 years of Nabokov's life ...

The Great Russian-American writer Vladimir Nabokov lived at Montreux Palace the last 16 years of... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2017
Lev G
,
Rishon Lezion, Israel
Read all 28 reviews
36
All photos (36)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Sep 18, 2018
“Wonderful tribute!”
Sep 27, 2017
“The last 16 years of Nabokov's life ...”
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
39°
29°
Dec
38°
27°
Jan
42°
28°
Feb
Contact
| Across Montreux Palace Hotel, Montreux, Switzerland
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Montreux
from $242.70
More Info
from $142.50
More Info
Reviews (28)
Filter reviews
6 results
Traveler rating
2
3
1
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
2
3
1
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Truly wonderful as are all of the statue's along the Lake front. There are so many statue's along the way that we found a missed one every step we took.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank littlevMedway
Reviewed September 27, 2017

The Great Russian-American writer Vladimir Nabokov lived at Montreux Palace the last 16 years of his life ( 1961 - 1977 ). All these years they ( his wife Vera and his only son Dmitri ) rented two neighboring lux-appartments at 6-th floor. Here he...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lev G
Reviewed August 7, 2017

situated in the garden with the statues that pay homage to the great jazz entertainers that have been at the jazz festival Vladimir sits proudly in front of his Montreux Palace

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Jeremy P
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Bronze monument to Vladimir Nabokovin Montreux Switzerland he was a Russian American novelist and critic. He was an entomologist and his drawings and watercolours are now highly collected.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed June 14, 2017

the location is quite good, you might see this place with a few other sculptors in the garden facing the lake opposite the Montreux Palace. Nothing exciting but then if you are in Montreux you enjoy everything.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Sachin S
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

The statue is set in a small park opposite the Palace Hotel. Whereas the statues of Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, and others demonstrate some of their personal characteristics, Nabokov will be unrecognizable to most non-Russians. At least the artist should have added a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank bonsi7
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 nearby hotels
Fairmont Le Montreux Palace
1,739 reviews
.03 miles away
Eurotel Riviera Montreux
972 reviews
.14 miles away
Royal Plaza Montreux & Spa
879 reviews
.20 miles away
Villa Toscane
296 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 138 nearby restaurants
MP's Bar & Grill
155 reviews
.03 miles away
Montreux Palace
224 reviews
.06 miles away
Montreux Jazz Cafe
424 reviews
.01 miles away
Funky Claude's Bar
276 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 47 nearby attractions
Lakeside Promenade Fleuri
763 reviews
.48 miles away
GoldenPass Line
772 reviews
.26 miles away
Freddie Mercury Memorial
1,618 reviews
.48 miles away
Swiss Chocolate Train
297 reviews
.25 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Monument to Vladimir Nabokov staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines