We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal)

Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
553
All photos (553)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Mar
12°
Apr
16°
May
Contact
Rue du Marche-aux-Herbes, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Website
+352 46 70 70
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Luxembourg City
from US$16.14
More Info
from US$68.00
More Info
Reviews (1,001)
Filter reviews
416 results
Traveler rating
101
187
110
14
4
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
101
187
110
14
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chocolate house official residence beautiful building pretty building summer months guided tour visit inside tourist office grand ducal open to the public hot chocolate place guillaume fairy tale take pictures the heart of the city old town guard
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 416 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Guards patrol the outside. Beautiful building and immaculate stonework. Worth a photo or two! Funny location for a palace!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 4 days ago

You cannot go inside, so therefore it is just a walk past. That said the guards out the front are worth a quick look, in passing...

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Albywon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I only saw this from the outside but most impressive - you can book a tour to visit inside when the Grand Duke isn't around. I enjoyed a hot chocolate opposite whilst watching the soldiers marching up and down.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Acciano
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much to say really. Walked past it, wouldn't know what it was unless on a tour or was purposely looking for it.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank TUMBO10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't have much to say. The building was very pretty and it was cool to see the guards change and March alongside the building.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ankeo854
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

If you do not know what are you looking for, may not understand that that is the place.Interesting but...like other buildings.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Янка Б
Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

Right opposite the palace guards look at the top of the light poles and find the faces hidden there. Worth watching the guards march as well along the front of the palace.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 717mischal
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

I am proud to have a Grand Duke and to be able to visit his "official" residence whenever I like.. Luxemburg is a small city and also the palais grand ducal is within rrach of all the other intresting spots in town..straight the at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 490brigitteb
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

It is the official residence of the Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and where he performs most of his duties as Head of State of the Grand Duchy.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank juniieejune
Reviewed 10 December 2018

didn't go in as tours are only in the summer. Was quite surpised by the Palace being in the middle of the city centre

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank DJH198
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 52 nearby hotels
Hotel Parc Beaux-Arts Luxembourg
233 reviews
.10 km away
Hotel Vauban
193 reviews
.14 km away
Hotel Simoncini
328 reviews
.21 km away
Grand Hotel Cravat
823 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 903 nearby restaurants
Clairefontaine
601 reviews
.11 km away
Essenza
408 reviews
.07 km away
Le Bouquet Garni
323 reviews
.08 km away
Cafe Restaurant Bodega
179 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 165 nearby attractions
Le Chemin de la Corniche
1,311 reviews
.14 km away
National Museum of Art and History (Musee National d'Histoire et d'Art)
363 reviews
.12 km away
Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame)
1,768 reviews
.16 km away
Musee d'Histoire de la Ville
271 reviews
.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
rkrausidoc
20 March 2017|
Answer
Response from conrad57 | Reviewed this property |
As it is than already May and the tourist seasons started, I am sure it will be open for the routine visits. It is a small palace, but it looks great! Enjoy this small but beautiful capital city and don't forget the posh... More
0
Votes
Google Translation