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Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal)

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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago 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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Reviewed December 9, 2018

didn't go in as tours are only in the summer. Was quite surpised by the Palace being in the middle of the city centre

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

Outside of this palace there are a lot of tourists but actually it is not a very interesting building. Anyway, outside there is some guard doing the classical promenade outside the palace and it is maybe this that attract the tourists.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a pretty building and considering there is not much in Luxembourg to see, this is a must for any tourist. People often ask what there is to do in Luxembourg and I say, Place D’arms, the Grund, and the Grand Dukes palace. If...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

It is huge and beautiful. In fact it seems that the hole street and all it blocks belongs to the Duque.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Palace of the Grand Dukes is a nice structure but of a much smaller scale when compared with other palaces. There are two guards at the kiosks outside the building. Nearly all the tourists take photos on these guards while visiting this spot.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Found it round a back street , doesn't compare very well to other Royal residences . Only 2 guards outside

Date of experience: October 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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