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Victoria Hall
Victoria Hall

Cathédrale de St-Pierre
6, Cour Saint-Pierre
41 (22) 311-7575
Gothic and neoclassical church whose origins date to the earliest city settlement and from where the principles of the Religious Reformation took form.

L'Eglise Saint Germain
9, Rue des Granges
uilt on 5th century altar fragments, this Catholic Church has survived fire, renovation and Reformation.

L'Eglise Russe
18, rue Beaumont
41 (22) 346-4709
The Russian Orthodox Church's Byzantine-Muscovite style gilded cupolas rise above the city like shiny gold beacons.


Bains de Paquis
30, Quai du Mont-Blanc
41 (22) 732-2974
Dating from 1932, these popular lakeside baths entice locals to its cool waters and sultry Turkish hamam.

Conservatory of Geneva
Conservatory of Geneva

Conservatory of Geneva
Place Neuve
41 (22) 319-6061
Byzantine-styled building at the center of Geneva 's well-known music scene.

Quai de Cologny
41 (22) 736-2482
A water park with wealth of sports or leisurely lakeside basking activities.

Grand Théâtre de Genève (Opera House)
11, boulevard du Théâtre
41 (22) 418-3000
Dating from 1876, this grand Opera House has played home to numerous recitals, concerts and even a few plays.


English Garden
Quai du Général-Guisan
Verdant floral oasis that lies parallel to the lake and includes Geneva 's celebrated Flower Clock.

Jet d'eau (Water Spout)
Quai du Général-Guisan
Famous fountainous water spout that gushes 425ft. in the air and first constructed in 1891.

Maison Tavel
6, Rue du Puits-Saint-Pierre
41 (22) 418-3700
Oldest home in Geneva, dating from 1303, and now a museum of the city.

National Monument
Quai du Général-Guisan
Statue depicts two girls-one representing the city of Geneva, the other Switzerland -to commemorate Geneva 's reinstatement to the Swiss Confederation.

Parc des Bastions
Place Neuve
Trees and green space perfect for loitering University students or lackadaisical locals.

Mount Saleve
Mount Salève

Mount Salève
Etrembieres, France
33 (450) 39-86-86 ( France )
This 1,380 meter vantage point overlooks Geneva and offers sublime views of the Alps, the Jura, and Europe's highest peak, Mont Blanc.

Reformation Wall
Parc des Bastions
Place Neuve
The fathers of the Religious Reformation look down in stony silence over the Parc des Bastions.

University of Geneva
24, Rue du Général-Dufour
41 (022) 379-7111
Geneva's esteemed institution for higher learning.

Victoria Hall
14, rue du Général-Dufour
41 (22) 418-3500
Built in 1891 to celebrate the England 's Queen and renowned for its concert hall's acoustics.


Barbier-Mueller Museum
10, Rue Jean-Calvin
41 (22) 312-0270
Private family collection begun before World War I contains Tribal and Classical art from around the world.

International Museum of the Reformation
Maison Mallet
4, Rue du Cloître
41 (22) 310-2431
See, hear and read about the Religious Reformation from its Calvinist origins to its global impact.

Barbier-Mueller Museum
Barbier-Mueller Museum

International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum
17, Avenue de la Paix
41 (022) 748-9525
Massive collection of the Red Cross's humanitarian missions from its 19 th century beginnings to present day.

Rath Museum
2, Place Neuve
41 (22) 418-3340
Geneva's oldest museum features an ionic columned temple façade and roving art exhibits.

Patek Phillippe Museum
7, Rue des Vieux-Grenadiers
41 (22) 807-0910
Prestigious library and collection of time tickers dating from the 16th to the 19th century.

The United Nations Office at Geneva
The United Nations Office at Geneva

United Nations
Palais des Nations
14, Avenue de la Paix
41 (22) 917-4896
The palatial European headquarters of the United Nations.


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