Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

Su, 8/1/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Swiss National Holiday

Su, 8/15/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Assumption Day

Mo, 11/1/2021 closed, All Saints´ Day

Th, 11/11/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Martin

We, 12/8/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Immaculate Conception

Fr, 12/24/2021 10:00 - 14:00, Christmas Eve

Sa, 12/25/2021 closed, Christmas

Su, 12/26/2021 10:00 - 17:00, St. Stephen´s Day

Fr, 12/31/2021 10:00 - 14:00, New Year´s Eve

Sa, 1/1/2022 closed, New Year´s Day

Su, 1/2/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Berchtoldstag

Th, 1/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Epiphany

Th, 2/24/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Thursday

Mo, 2/28/2022 closed, Carnival Monday

Tu, 3/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Shrove Tuesday

Sa, 3/19/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Joseph

Fr, 4/15/2022 closed, Good Friday

Su, 4/17/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Easter

Mo, 4/18/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Easter Monday

Su, 5/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Labour Day

Su, 5/8/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Mother´s Day

Th, 5/26/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Ascension Day

Su, 6/5/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Whitsun

Mo, 6/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Whit Monday

Th, 6/16/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Corpus Christi

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Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

Su, 8/1/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Swiss National Holiday

Su, 8/15/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Assumption Day

Mo, 11/1/2021 closed, All Saints´ Day

Th, 11/11/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Martin

We, 12/8/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Immaculate Conception

Fr, 12/24/2021 10:00 - 14:00, Christmas Eve

Sa, 12/25/2021 closed, Christmas

Su, 12/26/2021 10:00 - 17:00, St. Stephen´s Day

Fr, 12/31/2021 10:00 - 14:00, New Year´s Eve

Sa, 1/1/2022 closed, New Year´s Day

Su, 1/2/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Berchtoldstag

Th, 1/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Epiphany

Th, 2/24/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Thursday

Mo, 2/28/2022 closed, Carnival Monday

Tu, 3/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Shrove Tuesday

Sa, 3/19/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Joseph

Fr, 4/15/2022 closed, Good Friday

Su, 4/17/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Easter

Mo, 4/18/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Easter Monday

Su, 5/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Labour Day

Su, 5/8/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Mother´s Day

Th, 5/26/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Ascension Day

Su, 6/5/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Whitsun

Mo, 6/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Whit Monday

Th, 6/16/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Corpus Christi

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Exhibitions

Current blog posts

Aaron Estermann

28. July 2021

3D in the 19th century

Stereoscopics, the three-dimensional depiction of two-dimensional images, captivated viewers across the globe in the 19th century. And the phenomenon helped to cement Switzerland’s status as a highly desirable tourist destination.

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Christophe Vuilleumier

23. July 2021

The first female Olympic champion

New York-born Hélène de Pourtalès (1868-1945) of Geneva won gold at the 1900 Olympic Games. Largely unknown today, this pioneering yachtswoman paved the way for other women to compete at the Olympics.

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James Blake Wiener

21. July 2021

Showdown with the Habsburgs

In the Swabian War of 1499, the Old Swiss Confederation fought against Habsburg Austria and the Swabian League. The cruel and devastating victory of the Swiss underscored their independence within the Holy Roman Empire.

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