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Stepping back in time to most picturesque location

Visited with family, who now call Neuchatel home! Truly is a magical city to visit. The climb to... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2015
Denise S
Ballarat, Australia
via mobile
The Heart of Neuchâtel

Just in the middle of the town at the border of the old town. You can see the statue of De Pury... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2015
Neuchatel, Switzerland
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Downtown, Neuchatel 2010, Switzerland
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Reviewed 23 April 2015

Visited with family, who now call Neuchatel home! Truly is a magical city to visit. The climb to the Cathedral requires a certain level of fitness as you cannot drive there, lots of steps. Couple of tourist/souvenir shops wouldn't take Mastercard, some card called the...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Just in the middle of the town at the border of the old town. You can see the statue of De Pury. All the buses arrive there. The peddestrian zone start right from it. Across the street you reach the lake. Nice terrace for a...More

Thank AQ1966
Reviewed 6 December 2014

Busses all converge here, fast food shops hidden around, definately the "center" of town, THURSDAY is shopping Night, shops otherwise close early and forget Sunday

Thank John R
Reviewed 23 October 2014

a nice busy square in the city centre. Always busy because the buses and trams stop there, but also very lively. Its name is due to the statue of Pury, a local rich benefactor. There are also many nice pubs with on the street terraces...More

Thank Carmen G
Reviewed 4 October 2014

This is the centre of Neuchatel and is like a bee hive. All buses and the tram stop here. There are shops, restaurants, take aways and places to sit and observe. This is where it all happens. You can wander up and down the streets...More

Thank rahenyman
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Pury Square features a statue of David de Pury (by David d'Angers). David de Pury was a generous benefactor for Neuchatel - he bequeathed his fortune to the town to be used for common good - Resulting in the construction of several buildings of today's...More

Thank ThePBR
Reviewed 31 July 2013 via mobile

This is only a place were you can take the bus. There is anice square just beside it (place des Halles) which is wrh a sight.

Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 17 July 2013

Centrally located, hub of all the buses and trams, walking distance to everything in Neuchatel great restaurants around and very convenient meeting place

Thank Susano P
Reviewed 12 June 2013

Place Pury is smack in the middle of town, great meeting point, close to all cafes/restaurants and the hub of the local transportation system, close to all shops

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 29 November 2012

Place Pury is a busy hub for Neuchatel. With all the buses you might not want to linger too long, but there is a nice Cafe on the corner, there are ATMs and at night if you want to dance with the locals head to...More

Thank EmilieH
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