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Place Bourg du Four

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This historic town square is situated at the heart of Old Geneva.
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Intersection of rue Verdaine | rue des Chaudronniers, rue Etienne-Dumont, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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All reviews old city beautiful square watch the world city square pretty square museum of art nice spot pierre cathedral sunny day fountain terrasse stroll switzerland flowers
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Pretty little square with lots of cafes. Great for people watching. There's discreet public toilets in/under the square.

Thank martytc2014
Reviewed 7 August 2018

When i first visited Europe about 15 years ago, the first place i wandered around in ,was around this place. And the place has remained the same on subsequent visits. There is a little chocolate shop here which i have come to, many times. I...More

Thank shanil178
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best-known public squares in old Geneva. Plenty of restaurants nearby help generate steady crowds throughout the day. It’s a nice place to walk through on your way to another place in the old city, but there isn’t all that much...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Whilst exploring Geneva, we were very pleased with the Old Town. It was our favourite place, alongside the lake. Here you can find water fountains, an array of coffee houses and restaurants, quirky little buildings and a wealth of history. Well worth a visit, allow...More

Thank TheExploringShoes
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Sit and sip an aperol spritz - orange drink with aperol and proseco with a desk of soda - in summer. Refreshing drink and have it here in Old Town or down by the lake or in Carouge. This is life at its best. Oh...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Great old Town Square. Some shops, restaurants, water fountain with flowers. I think that what makes it unique is that it's on different levels. It ads a very distinct flavor to this square. There were also musicians playing when we were there so that was...More

Thank Yisroelf
Reviewed 16 June 2018

You have many bars to have a drink... But, hystoricly, Le bar "LA CLEMENCE" on the corner of this place, was the place where the "criminals" expect clemency of the judge, the tribunal is just in front

Thank p0siek
Reviewed 31 May 2018

we asked almost 4 to 5people but nobody was able to know what we were asking so couldnt tell us about how to get to this place but finally we reached and it was good a circle traditional old city type of place to sit,...More

Thank angelankita
Reviewed 28 May 2018

one can not come to Geneva without staying here and having a drink on a terrace... to see or to be seen.. relax atmosphere for all ages... old buildings surrounding the place give an extra charm to it... Must see!

Thank franck a
Reviewed 20 May 2018

The Old Town of Geneva, not a place to be left out while visiting Geneva. The city square is the Place du Bourg-de-Four. This historical part of the Geneva is well known for its ambiance, architecture, restaurants, fountains and last but not the least high-end...More

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