Switzerland is full or all kinds of interesting places to visit; many of these interesting places are also very historically important to both the country and the cities they are located in. the city of Geneva has many lovely places to go that are historically important to the city. The Maison Tavel is one of the most interesting of these important places. The Maison Tavel is the oldest still standing of the private houses in the entire city.
The Maison Tavel was burned to the ground in the year 1334 and rebuilt right away to its original beauty. The house has been declared a historical monument and is a wonderful place to take your family or go on your own while in the city of Geneva. There are numerous exhibits on the many floors of the building that show paintings, old photographs, and wood works that document the sort of evolution of the city of Geneva.