University city since 2001The international city of Lucerne lives from its bustling service industries, traditionally strong tourism sector, as well as its many educational institutions. Its growing university, practice-oriented university of applied sciences and other renowned institutions attract what will be its most important resource in the future: high quality, well-educated and ambitious young people.
perron is surrounded by smart people. The main buildings and intellectual centres of the universities with over 9,500 students are nearby. The world-famous concert and congress centre KKL Luzern, designed by architect Jean Nouvel, is close by, as is an alternative concert hall and the Lucerne Theatre – a nimble, lively and mixed area determined to become Lucerne's vibrant village.