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Brunswick Monument, Geneva
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The Brunswick Monument is a mausoleum built in 1879 in Geneva, Switzerland to commemorate the life of Charles II, Duke of Brunswick (1804 - 1873). He bequeathed his fortune to the city of Geneva in exchange for a monument to be built in his name, specifying that it be a replica of the Scaliger Tombs in Verona, Italy.
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  • Entry to this monument is free and it provides an picturesque environment with Lake Geneva facing it. The Brunswick Monument is a neo-Gothic-style mausoleum of Duke of Brunswick built in 1879. The Duk...  more »
  • Beautiful monument in tribute and he left much of his fortune to the city. It is located in front of the Lake, near the point of boarding the boats.
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  • Set in a small water feature with benches around and a little park. Take a picnic or visit the café nearby.. 
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  • I say this grafitti as I approached the monument from behind, through la Rue Adhémar-Fabri.
  • A very elegant monument for a Geneve`s duke. The view of the town and the lake is very nice.
  • Very nice monument with the interested story
  • Lovely monument easy access on the lake.
  • Very beautiful spot. On the water.