Plateform 10

Plateforme 10

A new Arts Districts!

  • 5 minutes from the train station
  • Unique exhibitions
  • Free access to several exhibitions

The new Platform 10 “arts district” which brings together the Cantonal Fine Arts Museum, the Elysée Museum and the Museum of Design and Contemporary Arts is a unique venue dedicated to culture.

It is also a living space that welcomes visitors of every kind with restaurants, relaxation areas, boutiques and bookshops. It is home to three museums and the Toms Pauli and Félix Vallotton Foundations on the site of the former locomotive works in Lausanne. Its public inauguration is scheduled for October 2019.

Agence de presse ARC
Agence de presse ARC

The institutions

The Plateform 10 project will ultimately host three museums: firstly MCBA who will open its doors in october 2019, followed by the Musée de l’Elysée (the canton’s photography museum) and mudac (the Museum of Contemporary Design and Applied Arts), both scheduled for completion by 2021.