Museum Of Art And History

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  • Address: 2 Rue Charles-Galland, Geneva, Switzerland
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  • Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 41-224182600
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums

The Museum of Art and History or the Musee d’art et d’histoire is a wonderful museum to visit in Geneva. If you are a culture seeker or an Art lover, this one is a certain must visit. It is once of the biggest museums in Switzerland and an institution to be reckoned with.

They have a vast and varied permanent collection and are responsible for documenting the latest art work from around the world. The collection includes art work from a very wide variety of genres including contemporary art as well as archaeological art-pieces. The sculptures, paintings, objects of art and decorations do not just depcict the progress of art over the ages but also the way life depicted in the paintings has changed over the years.

This two fold meaning given to the exhibits through their distinct theme makes it a very interesting place to visit in the city. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Geneva itinerary 1 day.

  • Entry is free for the permanent collections. Temporary exhibitions may cost anywhere between 5 and 20 CHF.
  • Parking available at Saint-Antoine.

  • Geneve-Secheron TPG : Bus 1–3–5–7–8–36
  • Tram 12

  • Restaurant Le Barocco
  • Cafe Leo
  • Cafe Demi-Lune.

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  • Museum Of Art And History Address: 2 Rue Charles-Galland, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Museum Of Art And History Contact Number: 41-224182600
  • Museum Of Art And History Timing: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Museum Of Art And History Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Museum Of Art And History(preferred time): 11:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Museum Of Art And History: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 64.73% of people who visit Geneva include Museum Of Art And History in their plan

  • 41.52% of people start their Museum Of Art And History visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Museum Of Art And History

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

92.22% of people prefer walking in order to reach Museum Of Art And History

People normally club together Place Du Bourg De Four and Collection Baur while planning their visit to Museum Of Art And History.

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  • A dinner was launched in the honor of hirotonia of our Lord Alexandre of Russian Orthodox Church in Geneva. Everything was very well organized. Starting from reception till the very small details during the dinner was perfect. The waiters were very well organized. They had served till the very end with smile and professionalism. The only remark, the museum has no cloakroom with attendant so we had to keep our coats on our chairs. It is very pity, as the tables were covered with white cloths and napkins and a coats on the chairs were breaking the solemnity of the atmosphere.

  • Cool little museum with a good variety of statues, artifacts and paintings. Self guided tour is easy and 1st sundays a month are free

  • What a gem. It's not a huge place but we had a lovely time. Definitely worth the visit if you have couple of hours to spare.

  • Not crowded, clean, well organized. There are some relevant items from famous artists.

  • My favourite museum in Geneva. It has got multiple floors of history, art and surprises. There is definitely something for everyone. One could easily spend hours inside taking in the sites and knowledge that this museum has to offer. I highly recommend the place and motivate others to visit.

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