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Montreux Statues & Monuments


Freddie Mercury

This amazing bronze statue was offered to the city of Montreux by the remaining QUEEN members, Queen Managements Ltd Jim Beach, and his family.

It was created by Czech sculptor Irena Sedlecká. Irena was a State Laureate in the 1950s. She now lives in London and is a member of the Royal Society of British Sculptors and a member of the Society of Portrait Sculptors.

The bronze statue of Freddie Mercury adorns the promenade des quais along the lake side since 1996. Located at the bottom of the Market Place in the center of Montreux. 5 minutes walk from the train station.

What’s special about it ? His fans keep it permanently in flower.

You will discover the whole history of Freddie Mercury's statue as well as a lot of information on the dedicated page of our website HERE.

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