Opening times

Museum

Mo closed

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Café du Château

Mo closed

Tu – Su 09:30 - 17:30

Special opening times

Mo, 8/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Swiss National Day

Su, 9/18/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer

Mo, 9/19/2022 closed, Monday of the Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer

Sa, 12/24/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas Eve

Su, 12/25/2022 closed, Christmas

Mo, 12/26/2022 10:00 - 17:00, St. Stephen´s Day

Sa, 12/31/2022 10:00 - 17:00, New Year's Eve

Su, 1/1/2023 closed, New Year's Day

Mo, 1/2/2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Berchtold

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Opening times

Museum

Mo closed

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Café du Château

Mo closed

Tu – Su 09:30 - 17:30

Special opening times

Mo, 8/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Swiss National Day

Su, 9/18/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer

Mo, 9/19/2022 closed, Monday of the Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer

Sa, 12/24/2022 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas Eve

Su, 12/25/2022 closed, Christmas

Mo, 12/26/2022 10:00 - 17:00, St. Stephen´s Day

Sa, 12/31/2022 10:00 - 17:00, New Year's Eve

Su, 1/1/2023 closed, New Year's Day

Mo, 1/2/2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Berchtold

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