Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su closed

Mo closed

Café du Château

Tu – Su closed

Mo closed

Special opening times

Th 12/24/2020 10:00 – 17:00 Christmas Eve

Fr 12/25/2020 closed Christmas

Sa 12/26/2020 10:00 – 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Th 12/31/2020 10:00 – 17:00 New Year´s Eve

Fr 1/1/2021 closed New Year´s Day

Sa 1/2/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Saint Berchtold

Fr 4/2/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Good Friday

Su 4/4/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Easter

Mo 4/5/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Easter Monday

Sa 5/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Labour Day

Th 5/13/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 5/23/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whitsun

Mo 5/24/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whit Monday

Su 8/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Swiss National Day

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 closed

Mo closed

Café du Château

Tu – Su closed

Mo closed

Special opening times

Th 12/24/2020 10:00 – 17:00 Christmas Eve

Fr 12/25/2020 closed Christmas

Sa 12/26/2020 10:00 – 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Th 12/31/2020 10:00 – 17:00 New Year´s Eve

Fr 1/1/2021 closed New Year´s Day

Sa 1/2/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Saint Berchtold

Fr 4/2/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Good Friday

Su 4/4/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Easter

Mo 4/5/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Easter Monday

Sa 5/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Labour Day

Th 5/13/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 5/23/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whitsun

Mo 5/24/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whit Monday

Su 8/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Swiss National Day

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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