World War II Circular Walk

World War II Circular Walk

Discover historical sites and places of remembrance in relation to World War Two.

World War II Circular Walk

This two-hour city walk illustrates the historical sites and the places of remembrance in relation to World War Two. Learn how Luxembourg’s Grand Duchess Charlotte and her family went into exile along with government ministers, looking back into time and seeing how various well-known landmarks were used during the time of the occupation until liberation.

Points of interest

Town Hall

Town Hall

Located on William Square, it was built between 1830 and 1838 in neo-classical style. The stones of the old Franciscan monastery, dismantled in 1829, mainly went into its construct...

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Place de Clairefontaine

Place de Clairefontaine

Situated near the Cathedral and the Government district, Place de Clairefontaine was redesigned at the end of the eighties in the framework of extensive restoration and reconstruct...

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"Gëlle Fra" Memorial in Luxembourg City

"Gëlle Fra" Memorial in Luxembourg City

Among historic monuments in Luxembourg, the Golden Lady on Constitution Square was set up in 1923 to commemorate the Luxembourgers who perished in the First World War. The memorial...

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Cathedral Notre-Dame de Luxembourg

Cathedral Notre-Dame de Luxembourg

The Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin was originally a Jesuit church, the foundation stone of which was laid in 1613. It is a remarkable instance of late Gothic style, revealing vari...

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Grand Ducal Palace

Grand Ducal Palace

In its function as the city residence of the Grand Ducal family, the grand ducal Palace is situated right in the core of the Old Town. Formerly the first town hall of the city occu...

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Place d'Armes

Place d'Armes

As an integral part of the pedestrian zone, surrounded by lots of street cafés and restaurants, it has become the place where the young and the old, the locals and the visit...

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Infos

Duration
2 hours

Number of people
max. 8

 

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Price

For private guided tours:

Prices

Group from 1 to 8 people 110€

World War II Circular Walk in pictures