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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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Reviewed 31 December 2016

We walked to Place Bourg du Four the first time we visited it during our trip to Gevena in Dec 2016. We then discovered there is a local small Bus No. 36 which runs up to and all around Old Town with several bus stops...More

4  Thank harcus65
Reviewed 19 December 2016

When everything is closed on Sunday, this place is the best place to find a hot chocolate and to people watch.

Thank somufi
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We went to the centre of the old town, which gave us a look at the architecture of the time. We were also there today when the L'Escalade was on with the enactment of the 1602 defeat of the Duke of Savoy in the square...More

Thank BT3rd
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The place is located in the heart of the old town with easy accessibility .it is not a big place but it has a lot of charm from the past with medieval buildings and architectures.it is located nearby one of the main cathedrals in Geneva,...More

Thank akhayatmd
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Good place to have a coffee. This plaza is surrounded by 16th century houses and a 18th century fountain. Walk from here to visit the Hotel de Ville, where the Geneva Convention was signed, Maison Tavel, oldest house in Geneva, Cathedral St. Pierre, stroll on...More

1  Thank xfooey
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Beautiful place in Old Town in Geneva. You will find some old buildings around, acfés, restaurants and a nice enviroment to take a seat and drink a coffee.

Thank Alexandre M
Reviewed 7 November 2016

My daughter pointed out that the fascination of Geneva is partly that it is built on several levels. This place is a beautiful position from which you can appreciate this perspective.

1  Thank William D
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Was a central market location many years ago, so more historic interest than anything else. Just a place to note on the way to other sites.

Thank mtd571
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Just off the square are tons of restaurants with patios and not far from the cathedral makes this a good destination to not only check out a bit of the old town but grab something to eat, enjoy a glass of wine,rest your legs a...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 20 October 2016

A small square with a tiny park and lots of tourists watching other tourists having a drink in a big terrace. Do not expect too much. You get some nice photos, nothing else.

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