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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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  • One of the most beautiful monuments of the city. Located in front of the Lake near the place of loading of the boats
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  • a beautiful monument facing the Lake, the mausoleum of the prince of Brunswick, in a small park. Can't miss it while walking, very beautiful to see, monument to citizens of Geneva (see plates at the entrance). Take a tour.
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  • I did not know that this monument is a monument is a tomb, so it seemed weird, albeit beautiful! It is the decoration of the promenade! But, close to it, as there is a fence, but the people around him almost no! By pass, if in Geneva!
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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.