The Palace Guards, Monaco-Ville

3.4
Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
For a charming display of pomp and ceremony, visit The Palace Guards. The guards protect the entrance to the Prince's Palace, where the royal family of Monaco still resides today. During the changing of the guard, you can watch the white-clad guards showcase their rifles in a talented display of military pageantry. Listen for the sounds of the drums and trumpets approaching, and appreciate the regularity of the guards' spacing and marching in perfect order. Put The Palace Guards and other Monaco-Ville attractions into our Monaco-Ville tour itinerary planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • The changing of the palace guards is a real treat to observe. You can st your watch to the time as they pinctula nad very discipline. The guards march so close to the multituide of visitors who are...  more »
  • If you have seen the changing of the guard in any other European city, I wouldn't bother to fight the crowds for this one. If you haven't, try and get a front row spot, but it is rather underwhelming....  more »

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