The International District

Centred around the huge Place des Nations, bordered by Ariana Park and modern buildings, this district is the banking area of Geneva with international institutions such as the UN, and OMPI (World Intellectual Property Organisation), whose blue glass concave tower is easily noticed.

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Nearby tourist attractions

Ariana Museum
Ariana Museum
This museum housed in a handsome
Musée d'Histoire des sciences
Musée d'Histoire des sciences
The attractive Villa Bartholoni (1825),
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Red Cross Museum
Red Cross Museum
A witness to the terrible battle of
Parc Villa Barton, La Perle du Lac and Parc Mon Repos
Parc Villa Barton, La Perle du Lac and Parc Mon Repos
These three interconnecting parks
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Musée militaire genevois
Musée militaire genevois
The old stable of Penthes chateau is
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Musée des Suisses à l'étranger
Musée des Suisses à l'étranger
The admirably restored rooms of Penthes
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Palais des Nations
Palais des Nations
This palace built between 1929 and 1936
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Grand'Rue
Grand'Rue
This picturesque old street, one of the
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Old Town
Old Town
This district which notably houses the
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