Luzern and Central Switzerland Sights



Weinmarkt (Wine Market)

Weinmarkt (Wine Market) Review

What is now the loveliest of Luzern's several fountain squares was famous across Europe for the passion plays staged here in the 15th to 17th centuries. Its Gothic central fountain depicts St. Mauritius (patron saint of soldiers), and its surrounding buildings are flamboyantly frescoed in 16th-century style.

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  • Address: West of Kornmarkt, Luzern, Luzern 6004 | Map It
  • Location: Luzern
Updated: 11-14-2013

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