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Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation)

Parc des Bastions, Geneva 1200, Switzerland
+41 22 418 20 00
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This 60-foot stone wall was built in 1909 to commemorate Geneva's vital role in the Protestant Reformation.
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Parc des Bastions, Geneva 1200, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

I'm not a big reader of Christian Protestant history, but I could still appreciate getting to see the lineup of people who had helped transform an entire continent of religious thinking. The one thing that helps this monument is that's situated inside a large, beautiful...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We wouldn't have gone if it was not on the way to another destination. It is just like the pictures. Unless the Reformation is something very meaningful to you, I don't see any reason to go out of the way to see it.

Thank dinj
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Very impressive in a cute park - with free restrooms. Probably requires reading a little bit about Geneva history first. Worth investing twenty minutes to read the inscriptions. Located next to the old city.

Thank onetireddude
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The reformation wall is a must to see once in Geneva. It is situated in a very nice park close to one of the University buildings where you can have a pick nick or a lunch or dinner in the restaurant in the park that...More

Thank 219olga
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This was not far from the Cathedral, and was well worth making the effort to find. A wonderfully done monument remembering the pillars of the Reformed Christian Faith. Thankful to get to see this in person.

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

It is an impressive wall and obviously relates big time to the history of this town ... love to pass by and spend a little while watching it!

Thank Matthias F
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great garden to take a rest stop and enjoy a cool sunny day. The Reformation Wall is an impressive structure to view. Other than that enjoy the gardens and a nice stroll instead.

Thank NYtravelblogs
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Very nice monument to the Reformation movement in Geneva. Would have like to see a bit more explanations in the area in multiple languages.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 19 July 2017

it is interesting to read in book the historical background otherwise it is just white wall with some statues in a park below the old town, avoid on hot day, no shadow there, dusty road

Thank Pitchulina
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Located in the Parc des Bastions, the fathers of the Christian reformation are carved in full size marble statues on a massive marble wall. It is quite impressive to see.

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