Bridges of Lucerne
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General Travel Information
The Lucerne Tourist Board's English-language site has information about
sightseeing, tours, restaurants, shopping, excursions, accommodation, and
Switzerland's leading discount booking service is also our
booking partner. The last time we checked, it had nearly 70 listings for the
city of Lucerne and 160 for the
Learn about the Easter Festival Lucerne, International Festival of Music Lucerne, and
Lucerne Piano Festival.
Swiss Transportation Museum
Switzerland's largest museum complex has trains, planes, automobiles,
boats, a planetarium, a 360° panoramic movie tour of Switzerland, and an IMAX
theater in an attractive lakeside setting.
Historisches Museum Luzern
Visit once for the general displays, then return for special exhibits that
range from Samichlaus (Santa Claus) to zithers.
Lucerne's Lion Monument
Before Louis XVI lost his head, 726 Swiss Guards lost their lives at his
Enjoy a spectacular mountain excursion by cable car and the world's
steepest cogwheel railway.
Lucerne's Gletschergarten has Ice Age potholes, a relief
model of Central Switzerland, an "Old Lucerne" section with antique
furniture, and other attractions.
Lake Lucerne by Steamer
An illustrated article about lake cruises and boat-train itineraries
around the Vierwaldstättersee or "Lake of the Four Forest
Cantons," a.k.a. Lake Lucerne.
Bridges of Lucerne - Introduction