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Spreuer Bridge: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visiting Lucerne, it’s a great experience to visit this historical attraction, which adds to a wonderful and memorable experience.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Brian F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The highlight of the Spreuer Bridge is the series of paintings depicting the Dance of Death: the forceful lesson that everyone - high and low, rich and poor, clergy and laymen, good and bad, strong and weak - will sooner or later "dance" with death....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Rick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are 2 covered bridges here, and the most famous is the Chapel bridge. This is the other one, but also worth a visit. It has some interesting features such as a small Chapel on the bridge itself. The pictures are quite exceptional.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The subject of death for all the paintings on the bridge is eye-opening but the paintings themselves are really interesting.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Lee H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting and a beautiful old bridge but was disappointed there was no info about the pictures on the arches.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Stephanie058
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely old bridge, a lot smaller than the Chapel bridge but just as old and historic. The painting of death being everywhere are fascinating.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank moominSparkle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Spreuer Bridge is part of Lucerne's history and landscape. If you want to know about the history of the bridge and be guided through the paintings, there is an Audioguide with a 20' guided tour. The cost is CHF 5 (free with the Museum...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 464emanuela
Reviewed 12 September 2019

The wood craftsmanship is truly remarkable considering the age of the bridge. The murals in the beams are well preserved but I did not have a guide sheet to understand their meanings. Well worth the walk

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank italiauno2017
Reviewed 10 September 2019

The Spreuer Bridge is one of two extremely old covered wooden bridges in Lucerne. The Spreuer Bridge is located down river from the Chapel Bridge but it is only a very short walk to get to it. The original Spreuer Bridge was built in the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Crvan
Reviewed 9 September 2019 via mobile

This bridge is further down the river than chapel bridge, though is of a similar design. It is also very pretty and a pleasant one to walk across.

Date of experience: September 2019
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As far as I know, it is open to the public at all times.
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