Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

Th, 8.12.2022 10:00 - 17:00, Corpus Christi

Sa, 24.12.2022 10:00 - 14:00, Swiss National Holiday

Su, 25.12.2022 closed, Assumption Day

Mo, 26.12.2022 10:00 - 17:00, St. Stephen´s Day

Sa, 31.12.2022 10:00 - 14:00, New Year´s Eve

Su, 1.1.2023 closed, All Saints´ Day

Mo, 2.1.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Martin

Fr, 6.1.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Immaculate Conception

Th, 16.2.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas Eve

Mo, 20.2.2023 closed, New Year´s Day

Tu, 21.2.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas

Su, 19.3.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Josefstag

Fr, 7.4.2023 closed, Epiphany

Su, 9.4.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Thursday

Mo, 10.4.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Monday

Mo, 1.5.2023 closed, Shrove Tuesday

Su, 14.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Joseph

Th, 18.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Good Friday

Su, 28.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Easter

Mo, 29.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Easter Monday

Th, 8.6.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Labour Day

Tu, 1.8.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Mother´s Day

Tu, 15.8.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Ascension Day

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Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

Th, 8.12.2022 10:00 - 17:00, Corpus Christi

Sa, 24.12.2022 10:00 - 14:00, Swiss National Holiday

Su, 25.12.2022 closed, Assumption Day

Mo, 26.12.2022 10:00 - 17:00, St. Stephen´s Day

Sa, 31.12.2022 10:00 - 14:00, New Year´s Eve

Su, 1.1.2023 closed, All Saints´ Day

Mo, 2.1.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Martin

Fr, 6.1.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Immaculate Conception

Th, 16.2.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas Eve

Mo, 20.2.2023 closed, New Year´s Day

Tu, 21.2.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas

Su, 19.3.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Josefstag

Fr, 7.4.2023 closed, Epiphany

Su, 9.4.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Thursday

Mo, 10.4.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Monday

Mo, 1.5.2023 closed, Shrove Tuesday

Su, 14.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Joseph

Th, 18.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Good Friday

Su, 28.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Easter

Mo, 29.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Easter Monday

Th, 8.6.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Labour Day

Tu, 1.8.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Mother´s Day

Tu, 15.8.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Ascension Day

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Dominik Landwehr

5. December 2022

The food on the working man’s table

The process of industrialisation witnessed its first peak in Switzerland between 1850 and 1900. This upheaval also transformed the way food was produced and what people ate.

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Finger ring with the image of King George III.

Beatriz Chadour-Sampson

1. December 2022

When industry meets arts and crafts…

It’s amazing what a finger ring can tell you. For example, the life story of Josiah Wedgwood, who elevated pottery to an art form in the 18th century and did not shy away from industrialisation.

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Martino da Como actually came from Blenio, and was the world’s first celebrity chef. Illustration by Marco Heer.

Andrej Abplanalp

28. November 2022

The world’s first celebrity chef

Maestro Martino left his Ticino mountain village, and became the first celebrity chef in history. He built his reputation in the kitchens of the powerful and rich in the 15th century, and is one of the co-founders of Italian cuisine!

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