This covered wooden bridge was built in 1408 and features a series of medieval-style 17th-century plague paintings by Kaspar Meglinger titled Dance of Death. It has a small chapel in the middle that was added in 1568.

 
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Family Review of Spreuerbrucke

Away Travel Expert: Christine Loomis
FamilyExpert Rating 4.0 out of 5 Recommended for:
Children aged 3 - 5 , 6 - 12 and 13 - 17
FamilyExpert Tips & Helpful Hints
  • The city's second covered bridge across the River Reuss, this one was built in 1408.
  • The bridge got its name because it was the only place in town where chaff from wheat (spreu) could be dumped in the river.

Address:
Famous bridge spanning the River Reuss
Lucerne
Switzerland
Price: free


Visitor Information


Telephone Number: 41 (0)41 227 17 17
Fax: 41 (0)41 221 17 20
Email: luzern@luzern.org
Price Information: free
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

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