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Place Bourg du Four

Intersection of rue Verdaine | rue des Chaudronniers, rue Etienne-Dumont, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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This historic town square is situated at the heart of Old Geneva.
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  • Average11%
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Intersection of rue Verdaine | rue des Chaudronniers, rue Etienne-Dumont, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
Intersection of rue Verdaine | rue des Chaudronniers, rue Etienne-Dumont, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This may be the place to be the other seasons but in winter I didn't even realized it was an attraction. The entire neighborhood is picturesque and I wandered streets enjoying the sights but I didn't find this square any more or less appealing than...More

Thank Anna911
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's beautiful, sat here and had a coffee to enjoy, there was some sort of fair going on and managed to buy some knickknacks to take back home.

Thank IMES M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The meeting place for geneva people and visitors wishing to understand the history of the City. In the Summer, sunny (and night) terrasses, the Place is the entry to the Old City "Vieille Ville" the cradle of Geneva growth and international reputation, a city on...More

Thank Ivan M
Reviewed 16 October 2017

A great place to meet and make some new friends, right at the center of downtown with some old buildings around

Thank Francis V
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Great place worth a visit, part or the old town and was great to sit and chill outside a bar and watch the world go by.

Thank Karl D
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This little square is possibly the nicest spot in Geneva Old Town. Old houses, nice views from the little side streets, a fountain and plenty of cafes and restaurants make it a nice break from the severe, plain architecture of Old Geneva. Perfect to have...More

1  Thank P E
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Not to be missed, had a pleasant surprise the hidden gems in Geneva as I walked through the old town. Lovely shops and restaurants all around the place.

1  Thank Amma F
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Beautiful square in the old city. Perfect for expresso, beer or meals. I wish I had more time to sit and savor the beautiful ambiance.

Thank A1Nomadic
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is the city plaza in the old city. It's pleasant, but nothing really special. There are many prettier fountains in European cities, and nice plazas in lots of European cities. It is likely you'll get here, because there are other sites that are nearby,...More

1  Thank dinj
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a very popular location in the old part of Geneva above Rive. You can come at it from a number of routes, but it is clear when you arrive as there are a quite a number of places to eat and terraces to...More

1  Thank Neil M
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