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Every stone has a story to tell...
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Cultural treasures

The Lake Geneva Region offers over a hundred museums exhibiting a vast range of cultural heritage items
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The Lake Geneva Region skilfully combines avant-garde buildings and treasures of the past...
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Something else...

The yurts on Rochers-de-Naye guarantee a change of scenery in exotic surroundings

Freddie Mercury's statue, Montreux


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Lavey-les-Bains : the warmest thermal water in Switzerland
Bex: salt and wine
Gryon, the Alps at their best
Villars, town of Alpine chic and private boarding schools
Aigle, a castle in the vineyards
Les Diablerets, Glacier 3000
Leysin, for sports and studies
Les Mosses – La Lécherette
Rossinière, heir of Balthus
Château-d’Oex, capital of the hot air balloon
Rougemont, its dream chalets
Château-d’Oex, capital of the hot air balloon
Château-d’Oex, capital of the hot air balloon
Villeneuve near Lake Geneva
Montreux, congress and jazz town
Vevey, a lakeside market
Chexbres, a balcony on Lake Geneva
Cully, Lavaux and Jazz
Lutry, in celebration of wine
Lausanne, Olympic Capital
Echallens, the Swiss granary
Payerne, Cluny heritage
Estavayer-le-Lac, medieval city
Avenches, the Roman capital
Vully-les-Lacs, between fields and vineyards
Joux Valley: a Far North atmosphere
Romainmôtier, Cluny priory
Vallorbe, an enchanting underground world
Orbe, a Roman town, with its rich terroir
Yverdon-les-Bains, its water, its heritage
Yvonand, sweet Mediterranean clime
Grandson: a terroir to your taste
Sainte-Croix / Les Rasses, music for all times
Nyon, town of history and festivals
St-Cergue, nature at its purest
Rolle, an international town
Morges, city of flowers
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For children & adults !

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Pully Archeology is coming to life in the Roman Villa of Pully

Nearly 2,000 years ago, a splendid villa stood on hill of Prieuré. Open sitting rooms, lush gardens and fountains: its inhabitants enjoyed the gentle lifestyle of Roman times....

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La Tour-de Peilz Swiss Game Museum

The castle of the Counts of Savoy in Tour-de-Peilz was transformed into the Swiss Game Museum in 1987. And it was no wager......

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Lausanne Cantonal Museum of Archaeology and History

Fifteen thousand years of history in the Lake Geneva Region! This is what can be seen at the Cantonal Museum of Archaeology and History, created in 1852 and housed at Palais Rumine in 1906....

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Lausanne Cantonal Museum of Geology

The Cantonal Museum of Geology abounds in treasures witnessing a past that is often mysterious for the public. Rocks, fossils, crystals, and skeletons of prehistoric animals constitute a remarkable collection....

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Lausanne Cantonal Museum of Zoology

Created in 1818, the Cantonal Museum of Zoology, Palais Rumine, brought together the old collections « shells, fossils, foreign and indigenous birds, a small collection of snakes from Surinam… ». Today, it houses exciting collecti...

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Lausanne Fondation Claude Verdan – Museum of the Hand

For nearly fifteen years, the Claude Verdan Foundation - Hand Museum has presented interactive exhibitions on topical themes that concern everybody. An exciting and original way of looking at our society....

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Lausanne The Espace des inventions

Designed for school children, the Espace des inventions in the Vallée de la Jeunesse is a science and technology learning centre....

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Lausanne The Olympic Museum

The Olympic Museum is paying homage to the men and women who celebrate and live the Olympic ideal: the athletes of course, but also the creators, the architects, the volunteers and all those people who undertake to bring the dream...

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Lucens Sherlock Holmes Museum

At the instigation of the son of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) a museum has been dedicated to the famous fictitious detective Sherlock Holmes in Lucens in the Lake Geneva Region....

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Vevey Alimentarium, the food museum

On the shores of Lake Geneva, in Vevey, Switzerland, lies the Alimentarium, the first museum in the world entirely dedicated to food and nutrition....

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Yverdon-les-Bains Maison d’Ailleurs

Maison d’Ailleurs is a museum of science fiction, utopia and extraordinary journeys. It is the only one of its kind in the world. Founded by encyclopaedist Pierre Versins in 1976, Maison d’Ailleurs contains exceptional science fic...

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The museums of Vaud

Discover the temporary and permanent exhibitions in the region


Museums on the Riviera

Visit the museums of Vevey, Montreux and surroundings


Savoring Lavaux !

Devised by the hoteliers, the winegrowers and Montreux-Vevey ...
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Treasures of time in the Vallée de Joux

A new game and an exhibition will inspire the watchmaking enthusiasts. The perfect opportunity to di...

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Walk on the tracks of the past of Louis Saugy

Discover the life in the past, in compagny of the famous papercutter of Rougemont : Louis Saugy (187...

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Archery initiation

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Le Jardin des Parents

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Le Vieux-Mazel, 95 ans de scoutisme veveysan

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