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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Silver and non ferrous metals

The ‘Precious metals’ collection includes sacral and secular goldwork objects from the 12th to the 21st century. Among the highlights of the collection are a group of extremely rare medieval drinking vessels, centrepiece figures and drinking vessels dating from the 16th to the 20th century, fine tableware and cutlery from the 18th to the 20th century, and works of historicism.

The ‘Tin and non-ferrous metals’ collection comprises items made of tin and non-ferrous metals, particularly tableware and drinking vessels, dating from the 14th to the 16th century.

PhD Christian Hörack

Curator, Precious Metals, Ceramics

Cultural History 3 +41 44 218 66 64 christian.hoerack@nationalmuseum.ch

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