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Chapel remembering the death of Astrid, Queen of Belgium

Queen Astrid died in the 30es in a car accident. The chapel in Kuessnacht am Rigi is commemoration... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
david k
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Kuessnacht am Rigi, Switzerland
Lovely chapel

As a Belgian, stopping at that chapel was a nice experience, it commemorates the place where Astrid... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Cimmerianbloke
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Overijse, Belgium
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Luzernestrasse, Kuessnacht am Rigi 6403, Switzerland
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

The Chapell is very nice to visit when thhe sun is shining. It is a nice view over the lake and up to Munt Rigi.

Thank Kypt P
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Queen Astrid died in the 30es in a car accident. The chapel in Kuessnacht am Rigi is commemoration. There is a toll car park next. Nice view of the lake and mountain Rigi.

Thank david k
Reviewed 29 August 2017

As a Belgian, stopping at that chapel was a nice experience, it commemorates the place where Astrid of Belgium died in an accident back in the 30es. The nice chapel sits on the shores of the 4 Cantons lake, on the road to Lucerne. Worth...More

Thank Cimmerianbloke
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Small Commemorative chapel for Queen Astrid of Belgium killed here in a road accident in 1935. Has large car park beside and just about worth a small pause on your journey

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The Astrid Chapel is a Memory Chapel built close to the Lake of the Four Cantons, close to Küssnacht am Rigi. The Chapel was built to honour the Queen Astrid from Sweden, at that time Queen of Belgium and married to King Leopold. The king,...More

Thank Carles B
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