Palais des Nations, Genève, Geneva

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Take a tour of the European home of the United Nations, the monumental Palais des Nations, Genève, which houses a large collection of public art and serves as one of the world's major centers of diplomacy. Built in the 1930s for the now-defunct League of Nations, the classically designed compound hosts thousands of global conferences and smaller meetings, welcoming 25,000 delegates each year. Take the guided tour to see the enormous assembly hall, ornate council chamber, and surrounding landscaped gardens, which offer fine views of the nearby Alps. Security is always tight here, so make your tour reservations well in advance and prepare to show your passport at the entrance. To visit Palais des Nations, Genève and get the most from your holiday in Geneva, create itinerary details personal to you using our Geneva day trip tool .
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  • I was there and at the monument of the broken chair, being there is being in an international area, water jets arise from the floor as an attraction.
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  • The tour of the UN buildings and operations are worthwhile. The entrance is opposite the International Red Cross (and not where the flags are) so can easily be combined with a visit to the Internation...  more »
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  • Very interesting, but also felt like I didn't see very much! We were only able to go into two rooms and an observation area of another. Plus walking around the building and looking at some of the gifted art from various countries was cool!
  • Remarkable place. Really important landmark and it’s very pretty sadly it was closed when I went there but was able to look from the outside and was also able to visit the area it has so many nice places to visit like the Red Cross museum, broken chair, botanical gardens and the Ariana Museum.
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