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City Managers favorite places

Fête de la Musique

Events 21.06.2019 - 23.06.2019

Every year in June, a huge Fête de la Musique takes place in parks and streets of Geneva. Thousands of persons stroll between different concerts in a festive atmosphere.

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Ariana Museum

Culture

The Ariana Museum is also known as the Swiss Museum of Ceramics and Glass. It is devoted to ceramic and glass artwork, and contains more than 25,000 objects from the last 7 centuries, representing the...

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Bourg-de-Four square

Squares, Parks and Playgrounds

The Place du Bourg-de-Four (Bourg-de-Four Square) lies in the heart of Geneva's Old Town and is full of charm. Around the fountain, the terraces become lively in summertime. The Bourg-de-Four square w...

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Carouge market

Shops and markets

A charming market in Carouge. Every Wednesday and Saturday from 6am to 2pm.

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Flower Clock

Sights

A huge clock made of… flowers! This floral clock called “Horloge Fleurie” is an artwork which was designed as an hommage to the long and rich watchmaking tradition in Geneva. It was first set-up in th...

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Au Grütli

Restaurants

The restaurant of the Grütli theater: it welcomes a mix of customers, from artists to culture lovers. Big space with a high ceiling, and a small mezzanine. Offers vegan dishes.

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5/5

City Hall (Hôtel de Ville)

Sights

The City Hall (Hôtel de Ville) is the headquarters of Geneva's government. You can visit the building's courtyard, where you can admire the architecture in the style of the Renaissance. The City Hall...

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5/5

MEG Musée d'ethnographie

Culture

The MEG (Museum of Ethnography/Musée d'ethnographie) is a museum profoundly humane and open to the world. It is a place to discover actual and ancient civilizations. The MEG exhibits collections cover...

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5/5

Genève roule

Adventure, Leisure Time, Guided Tours

Genèveroule is an association that rents out bikes completely for free! Pick up your bike on any of the open stops (depending on season) and cycle through Geneva. Afterwards you can leave your bike in...

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L'Usine

Nightlife

An alternative nightclub, which offers various nights, from drum'n'bass to hip hop, punk rock or all style (a mix of famous pop music). There are two rooms (one on each floor), with a separate entranc...

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Top 10 for first-time visitors

5/5

Salève mountain

Sights

The Salève is a mountain located in the Pre-Alps, in the Haute-Savoie department (France), just across the swiss-french border. It is also called the "balcony of Geneva", since the view on Geneva is i...

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5/5

Saint-Pierre Cathedral

Sights

The Cathedral of Saint Peter is located right in the center of the old town and combines the architectural styles of Romanesque and Gothic. The basic construction of the church lasted for a century, f...

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5/5

Palais des Nations (UN - United Nations Headquarter)

Sights

The United Nations Office. Built in 1936, the building has been originally used as the headquarters of the League of Nations until its dissolution. The UN has been using the rooms since its creation o...

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5/5

Parc Mon Repos ou Perle du lac

Squares, Parks and Playgrounds

The Parc Mon Repos is also called "Perle du lac", the "Pearl of the Lake", because it's one of the most beautiful parks along the lakeshore. The parc was given its nickname by the wife of Rolex' found...

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4.9/5

Bains des Pâquis

Adventure, Leisure Time, Guided Tours

The Bains des Pâquis are very popular public baths, in the middle of the Geneva Bay. Built on a long jetty, you can swim in the lake on both sides. In winter you can enjoy a sauna, a Turkish bath or a...

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