Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Café du Château

Mo – Su closed

Special opening times

Su, 9/19/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer (Sunday)

Mo, 9/20/2021 closed, Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer (Holiday Monday)

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Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Café du Château

Mo – Su closed

Special opening times

Su, 9/19/2021 10:00 - 17:00, Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer (Sunday)

Mo, 9/20/2021 closed, Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer (Holiday Monday)

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  • Exhibition | 11.10.2020 - 25.04.2029
    Let the journey begin! A fun exhibition for families

Museum open

We are happy to welcome you to the Château de Prangins during regular opening hours. For your safety, please take note of the precautionary measures.

Due to these restrictions and the high attendance of our exhibition GAMES, we have temporarily introduced a ticketing system per time slot of max. 30 minutes for the visit of GAMES. Therefore, you will only be granted access to GAMES during the time slot indicated on your ticket, but will be able to visit the rest of the museum during the entire day. We apologise in advance for any inconveniences caused.

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Katrin Brunner

4. August 2021

The ballooning pioneer you’ve never heard of

In 1784, Anton Tschann from Balsthal successfully launched a hot-air balloon into the sky – the first Swiss to do so. Later on, however, others claimed the glory…

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Juri Jaquemet

30. July 2021

Television test card – distant memory of the nightly broadcast shutdown

Once upon a time, television stations didn’t broadcast round the clock. Late at night and in the morning, there was a break in transmission. The symbol for these time-outs was the PTT television test card. A look back at a not too distant echo of a time when life wasn’t moving quite so fast – the test card hasn’t been gone all that long.

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Andrej Abplanalp

28. July 2021

3D in the 19th century

Stereoscopics, the three-dimensional depiction of two-dimensional images, captivated viewers across the globe in the 19th century. And the phenomenon helped to cement Switzerland’s status as a highly desirable tourist destination.

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