Lucerne's history museum is cleverly organised into a series of attention-grabbing themed sections, each interpreted in German or...
Downriver from Kapellbrücke, this 1408 structure is darker and smaller but entirely original. Lore has it that this was the only...
For a bird’s-eye view over Lucerne’s rooftops to the glittering lake and mountains beyond, wander the medieval ramparts. A walkway is...
This is a lovely little spot for a low-key gig, with two performance areas and a cosy-glam bar. Over 25s only.
Passionately run by the Galliker family for over four generations, this old-style, wood-panelled tavern attracts a lively bunch of...
Kasernenplatz 6 · interesting places nearby
At this hands-on museum full of stuffed critters and creepy crawlies, highlights include a woodland trail with real trees, plus the fabled Luzerner Drachenstein (Lucerne Dragon Stone), which legendarily fell from a dragon’s mouth as it was flying over Mt Pilatus. (Modern science suggests that the 15th-century stone was probably a meteorite.)