Tibet Museum

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  • Address: Rue du Château 4, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland, 1663, Gruyeres
  • Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +41-269213010
  • Fax: +41-0269213009
  • Ticket Price: 10 CHF
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Family And Kids, Arts And Crafts, Exhibition , Social, Arts, Museums

Tibet Museum - Review

A private collection turned into a museum, the artefacts on display at this museum belong to Mr. Alain Bordier. The collection consists of over 300 works of Himalayan art. Dating from the 6th century to the 18th, the paintings, artefacts and sculptures have been collected from the Himalayan regions of Tibet, Northern India, Nepal and Burma. The Tibet Museum is a must visit if you want to explore something new and off the beaten track while in Switzerland. 

Tibet Museum Information

  • Some areas of the museum are not wheelchair accessible.

Tibet Museum Ticket Prices

  • Adult: Swiss Francs 10
  • Seniors/ Students: Swiss Francs 8
  • Children (6-16): Swiss Francs 5

How To reach Tibet Museum by Public Transport

  • Gruyeres, ville bus stop

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  • Tibet Museum Address: Rue du Château 4, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland, 1663, Gruyeres
  • Tibet Museum Contact Number: +41-269213010
  • Tibet Museum Timing: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Tibet Museum Price: 10 CHF
  • Best time to visit Tibet Museum(preferred time): 11:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Tibet Museum: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Tibet Museum

  • 95% of people who visit Gruyeres include Tibet Museum in their plan

  • 43.48% of people start their Tibet Museum visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Tibet Museum

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

84.24% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Tibet Museum

People normally club together La Maison Du Gruyere and Gruyeres Castle while planning their visit to Tibet Museum.

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Tibet Museum, Gruyeres Reviews

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  • What a spectacular little museum! Such a gorgeous collection. Though quite small we were blown away by this place for a few reasons, firstly the pieces in the collection were just wonderful; ornate statues, detailed wall hanging, amazing pieces of carved wood. Everything is lit beautifully and makes the pieces really shine, then as you walk from the first small room down a short but steep set of stairs, well I was completely floored. You enter an exquisitely decorated chapel! Three lovely stained glass windows, painted walls depicting saints, arches with painted scrolling leaves. Just fantastic. And the room was filled some some of the best Tibetan pieces I’ve ever seen. The whole place felt like a wonderful shrine, the two religions not competing at all but actually along with the soft chanting music felt very holy and special. A glass spiral staircase leads up to an over hang level with some more exhibits where you become level with the stained glass across the room. You are offered a talking guide as it’s nearly all in french which we had declined and actually I’m glad we did, because although we weren’t sure as to what some of the pieces were it definitely would if detracted from the specialness. The shop is small but offers some amazing books which can only be found there because of the nature of the foundation. So glad we went.

  • The Buddha, many heavenly gods and a chapel invite you to a spiritual visit. If you are interested in small details, have a taste for the emptiness of Buddhist salvation or simply want to return for a moment, the Tibet Museum can be recommended.

  • A hidden gem in Gruyėre. I did not expect such a place and felt particularly zen after leaving.

  • Great ambient. Souveniers maybe a little pricey but if you like this, definitely you should visit.

  • Great museum, interesting that they put Tibet artifacts in an old church with beautiful glass windows, but very nice.

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