Lausanne's Cathedral is the biggest and the most beautiful Gothic building in Switzerland. Though inaugurated in 1275, ... More
Lausanne Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Lausanne)
Lausanne's Cathedral is the biggest and the most beautiful Gothic building in Switzerland. Though inaugurated in 1275, the north tower is still missing! During the day, you can climb on the top of the tower for a superb view of the city; and don't miss the stained-glass. From 10 pm-2 am, the town crier shouts out the hour from the four sides of the tower as has been the tradition since the Middle Ages; the last to do so in Europe. The Cathedral often hosts classical concerts as well.
This large theater is a major center, well equipped for conferences and exhibitions in Lausanne. The program is varied: regular
recitals, musicals, ballet and opera are usually hosted here. Theater productions are also staged, often featuring world renowned shows ...
Climbing the 387 steps to the top of this masterpiece is well worth the effort for the spectacular view. Construction
of the first great Gothic cathedral began in 1163 and was largely completed by 1212. The rebuilding of the ...
In a typical and quiet little street, looking out on the seine quays and facing Notre Dame Cathedral, stands the
Notre Dame Hotel, the Paris residence. Its wide facade, which once must have been a shop window, opens onto ...