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The Palace Guards, Monaco-Ville

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Landmark Tourist Spot
For a charming display of pomp and ceremony, visit The Palace Guards. The guards protect the entrance to the Prince's Palace, where the royal family of Monaco still resides today. During the changing of the guard, you can watch the white-clad guards showcase their rifles in a talented display of military pageantry. Listen for the sounds of the drums and trumpets approaching, and appreciate the regularity of the guards' spacing and marching in perfect order. Put The Palace Guards into our Monaco-Ville holiday planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Monaco-Ville.
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  • We went to see this with hundreds of other tourists, fighting to get a good view and that special photo memory or video. The whole thing last approx 15 minutes and although it was nice to witness this...  more »
  • My husband and I were lucky enough to see the changing of the palace Guards when we went to visit the palace. We also were able to witness Prince Albert leaving the palace.  more »
  • Although some of the reviews seem to differ about the time of the Changing of the Guard, it does happen every day just before noon, at 11h55 precisely, on the square in front of the Palace. The Carabi...  more »