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Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten)

Denkmalstrasse 4, Lucerne 6006, Switzerland
+41 41 410 43 40
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Denkmalstrasse 4, Lucerne 6006, Switzerland
+41 41 410 43 40
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

Very informative to tell about how glaciers are formed. The mansion showing how rich people live in the past years was impressive. Don't miss the mirror hall, it was very interesting, especially when you have kids.

Thank HenryL34
Reviewed 18 August 2015

More extensive than the signs would indicate and worth a visit. Well presented media and interesting gardens and house.

Thank MartinBedfordshire
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Very entertaining mirror maze and informative museum with information about history of glaciers and environment

Thank Aadil A
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Easily approachable and in heart of Lucerne. The mirror maze is enjoyable for kids. And you can do the Lion Monument and the museum at one go. I would recommend to go there but not spend the entire day there.

Thank swati a
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Lovely place to visit. All sorts of different interesting, fun and adventurous little things to do. Don't forget the mirror maze

Thank Connie S
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Went here because it was included in our Swiss Pass for free entrance. The mirror maze was good entertainment for the children and the rock glacier was interesting to see. I wouldn't pay to come in though, would rather do other things. But good if...More

1  Thank h0bbyjalan
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This museum is nice, you learn about the glacier covering Luzern a long time ago. But the cool thing is at the end. There is a mirror labyrinth and it is funny to go there with friends and split then try to find the real...More

Thank XonqNopp
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

This is right next to the Dying Lion monument and was really interesting. My family didn't know what to expect. It was a mixture of so much that it kept us intrigued and marvelled at what was in this place. So much to see, learn...More

1  Thank Tamherrington
Reviewed 30 June 2015

If you are visiting the Lion then you can miss this place, it right next door. Some interesting exhibitions and a great mirror maze makes it a fun way to kill an hour or so.

Thank SandiandGlenn
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Visited as a family with 2 kids. Glacier garden was educational while the mirror maze (within the same compound) was enjoyable esp to the kids. Since it is just next to the Lion Monument, which you will probably visit as a "must'see" in Lucerne, why...More

1  Thank TooPing
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Murphy Y
Is the entrance fee covered by the Tellpass?
7 April 2017|
Response from Joseph R |
According to the Tell Pass brochure, you receive a 20% discount to the Glacier Garden.
Soo Yun K
Do you offer late check-outs for an extra fee?
4 January 2015|
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Response from InstinctiveTraveller | Reviewed this property |
Hi Soo, hope you got the answer!!