The Great Escape

Place de la Madeleine

A peaceful interlude just 30 seconds from the hustle and bustle of the city centre and a unique view of the cathedral from below. Welcome to the centuries-old Place de la Madeleine.

People often walk through without necessarily taking the time to stop, forgetting that this place is far more than a pedestrian link. Not only is Madeleine full of hidden charms, it also takes us on a little journey through time. It is in fact one of the oldest tree-lined squares in Lausanne, a title that it shares with Place de la Cathédrale.


Place de la Madeleine
Place de la Madeleine
CH-1003 Lausanne

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