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The Palace Guards, Monaco-Ville
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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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  • It is the most beautiful there and much that I entusiasmé, I forgot to take pictures. It is worth! At least got you one in the Poe when it ended!
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  • The changing of the guard in the palace square is quite a cbrief affair and doesn't seem to have the pomp and ceremony seen elsewhere. Worth a look though. 
  • The changing of the guards in front of the prince's palace on the Rock is not a spectacle. A handful of white uniformed guards with arms march onto the square along the roped off area around 11:55. Th...  more »