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a must see place.

It does not matter if you are staying in Solothurn or just passing through on your way to some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Christopher S
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Rainham, United Kingdom
Beautiful clock tower

This beautiful clock tower is the centerpiece of a square in Solothurn. Not only is this a sight... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
swtraveler15
,
Springfield, Massachusetts
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Solothurn 4500, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It does not matter if you are staying in Solothurn or just passing through on your way to some other location this is a must stop off attraction to see. We were very lucky as there was a tourist guide, in national costume, explaining all...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

This beautiful clock tower is the centerpiece of a square in Solothurn. Not only is this a sight you should see, there is also a beautiful town square to enjoy. Fun to look at the clock while seeing all the sights in this area

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

The 12th Century Clock Tower really is one of the beautiful features of Solothurn. This town has a rich history going back to its time as a Roman settlement. It was also subjugated by the French and was the seat of the French Ambassador to...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

In Switzerland the common Clock Tower, as could be found in many countries since the Middle Ages, was sometimes called 'Zeitglockenturm' (Time Bell Tower). The most famous is the one in the city of Berne, usually known under its Swiss German name 'Zytglogge'. The 'Zeitglockenturm'...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2016

This visit we were on our 34th Wedding Anniversary, Solothurn has been a destination spot for many years when we lived in Europe. We had not been in 18 years, yet the town was wonderful as ever. The Zeitglockenturm is a beautiful piece of architecture,...More

Thank James H
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