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Photo of Reformation Wall

1536

Inscription commemorating Geneva's official acceptance of the Reformation in 1536. Constructed between 1909 and 1917, the Mur de la Reformation celebrates Geneva's significant role in the Protestant Reformation. Measuring 325 feet long and 30 feet high, it depicts figures and scenes from Protestant history against a backdrop of the Reformation motto: Post Tenebras Lux ("After Darkness, Light").

Photo © Holly Hayes.

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