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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 6 March 2017

A little square full of locals, a nice quiet place just in the middle of the old city. Cofee is expensive there but the sinshine and views are great

Thank s0phia79
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, but It has not a lot to do. It is worthy if you have time, if not, don't put it in your list.

Thank vivabibi2
Reviewed 24 January 2017

It is absolutely worth to pass by there while exploring the old town. Lovely square with nice little boutiques, restaurants and bars.

2  Thank Bruno W
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Place Bourg de Four is a must in Geneva. Every year the Escalade celebrations take place here, in the historical heart of the city. The Palais de Justice is also right here. The square is lined with bars, restaurants and specialty shops. Have a coffee,...More

1  Thank Chambesy
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.

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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
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