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Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal)

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Reviewed yesterday

There is not much to do - but a lot to see. Enjoy the architecture of the palace, and watch the changing of the guards.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Guards patrol the outside. Beautiful building and immaculate stonework. Worth a photo or two! Funny location for a palace!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot go inside, so therefore it is just a walk past. That said the guards out the front are worth a quick look, in passing...

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Albywon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only saw this from the outside but most impressive - you can book a tour to visit inside when the Grand Duke isn't around. I enjoyed a hot chocolate opposite whilst watching the soldiers marching up and down.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much to say really. Walked past it, wouldn't know what it was unless on a tour or was purposely looking for it.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't have much to say. The building was very pretty and it was cool to see the guards change and March alongside the building.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

If you do not know what are you looking for, may not understand that that is the place.Interesting but...like other buildings.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

Right opposite the palace guards look at the top of the light poles and find the faces hidden there. Worth watching the guards march as well along the front of the palace.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I am proud to have a Grand Duke and to be able to visit his "official" residence whenever I like.. Luxemburg is a small city and also the palais grand ducal is within rrach of all the other intresting spots in town..straight the at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

It is the official residence of the Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and where he performs most of his duties as Head of State of the Grand Duchy.

Date of experience: December 2018
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As it is than already May and the tourist seasons started, I am sure it will be open for the routine visits. It is a small palace, but it looks great! Enjoy this small but beautiful capital city and don't forget the posh... More
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