Museum of Art and History Tour, Switzerland

Musee d'Art et d'Histoire (Museum of Art and History) Tour, Switzerland

About Musee d'Art et d'Histoire (Museum of Art and History), Switzerland: The Museee D’Art et d Histoire Museum and is the largest art museum in Geneva, Switzerland and is located in the Les Tranchees which is found in the city center. The site is known to be of the former fortification ring and was built by architect Marc Carmoletti between 1903 and 1910. The building has a square shape and and surrounds an inner courtyard with four storey along with roof lanterns on top floor. The total exhibition space is found to be 7,000 meter square. The Musee d'Art et d'Histoire Museum has become an institution and dates back to 1826 with collection of State of Geneva’s weapons collection and the historical artefacts dating back to 1870.

How can Reach : "Musee d'Art et d'Histoire (Museum of Art and History)" located in Geneva city of the Switzerland country. It is well connected with Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Lausanne cities by road.

"Geneve-Cornavin railway station" is the nearest railway station which is just 2.5 KM far from "Musee d'Art et d'Histoire Museum". Tourists can get here train to Zurich and Basel cities.

"Geneva Airport" is the nearest airport which is situated just 7.1 KM distance from "Musee d'Art et d'Histoire Museum". Tourists can get here flights to Domestic and International cities.

Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets): FREE

Visit Timings (Open Hours):

11.00 am to 6.00 pm : Tuesday to Sunday

Closed : Monday

Address: Rue Charles-Galland 2, 1206 Geneve, Switzerland

Location: Geneva, Switzerland

Established Year: 1910

Museum Type: Museum of Art and History

Tourist Attractions: 25,000 Drawings And Pastels, 350,000 Prints, Multiples, Photographs And Artist Books, Graphic Arts, Drawings And Prints.

Things to Do: Event Celebration, Visit Exhibition, Visit Drawing Art And Shopping Gifts, Learn Book In Library

Website: http://institutions.ville-geneve.ch

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
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Average High (℃) 4.5 6.3 11.2 14.9 19.7 23.5 26.5 25.8 20.9 15.4 8.8 5.3

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: Hotel Adriatica (+41 22 703 53 83), Hotel Pax (+41 22 787 50 70), Hotel Diplomate (+41 22 592 87 87), Calvy Hotel (+41 22 718 16 16), Hotel Century (+41 22 592 88 88), Residence Hoteliere St-James (+41 22 849 91 00), Hotel Metropole Geneve (+41 22 318 32 00), Bel’Esperance Hotel (+41 22 818 37 37), Hotel Metropole Geneve (+41 22 318 32 00), Hotel Longemalle (+41 22 818 62 62), Hotel de la Cigogne (+41 22 818 40 40), Hotel Les Armures (+41 22 818 71 72), Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva (+41 22 908 70 00), Hotel Rotary Geneva - MGallery (+41 22 908 80 80), Hotel Bristol Geneve (+41 22 716 57 00), The Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix, Geneva (+41 22 909 60 00), Le Richemond Hotel (+41 22 715 70 00), Beau-Rivage Geneve Hotel (+41 22 716 66 66), Mandarin Oriental, Geneva Hotel (+41 22 909 00 00), Tor Hotel Geneve (+41 22 909 88 20), Hotel Moderne (+41 22 732 81 00).

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Distances from Musee d'Art et d'Histoire:

Geneva City : 1.9 KM

Bern City : 32.0 KM

Lausanne City: 65.0 KM

Basel City : 256.0 KM

Lucerne City : 266.4 KM

Zurich City : 278.4 KM

Winterthur City: 299.3 KM

St. Gallen City: 361.7 KM

Nearest Major Airport : "Geneva Airport" is an a Domestic and International airport of the Switzerland country which is located just 7.1 KM distance from "Musee d'Art et d'Histoire Museum". Tourists can get here Domestic and International flights.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Geneva Airport" (7.1 KM) to Geneva Tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Geneva Airport" (7.1 KM) to Geneva Tour.

Nearest Train Station: Geneve-Cornavin railway station (2.5 KM). Tourists can get here train to to Zurich and Basel cities.