Lausanne History Museum

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Lausanne History Museum
Price
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12 chf
The town’s history unfolds at Lausanne’s Historical Museum, entirely refurbished in 2018. The famous model of the Cité in 1638 introduces Lausanne, l’Exposition (Lausanne, the Exhibition), a new themed itinerary that bears witness to Lausanne’s very rich economic, social and cultural history.
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Address

Lausanne History Museum
Place de la Cathédrale 4
1005 Lausanne

How to get there

Schedules

From 01.01.2023 to 30.06.2023
Open
Closed
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
From 01.07.2023 to 31.08.2023
Open
Closed
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
From 01.09.2022 to 31.12.2022
Open
Closed
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00

Adults (3-day pass including the Collection de l'Art Brut and the Musée romain de Vidy)

12 chf

AVS (3-day pass including the Collection de l'Art Brut and the Musée romain de Vidy)

6 chf

Children (under 16), students, apprentices, unemployed

Free

Closed on Mondays (except public holidays and in July and August)
Closed on 25 December and 1 January
Free admission on the first Saturday of the month

Metro m2: Riponne-Maurice Béjart or Bessières stop
Bus 6, 7: Bessières stop
Bus 16: Pierre-Viret or Pont-Bessières stop

More info
Lausanne, l’Exposition is structured in 11 sections to understand the metamorphoses of this so particular territory, from water to mobility, from leisure to lodging, from the Middle Ages to the Enlightenment… French-English. Audioguides in French, English, German and Chinese.
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