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Musee du vieux Montreux

40, rue de la Gare, Montreux, Switzerland
+41 21 963 13 53
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Amazing Museum

Love it. From outside I thought it small and maybe not worth going in, but I was amazed by all the... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Aishah D
via mobile
Great way to learn about Montreux's history

My wife, teenaged son and I were looking for something to do on a rainy day. This museum was an... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2015
Littlestown, Pennsylvania
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17 May 2017
“Amazing Museum ”
22 Aug 2015
“Great way to learn about Montreux's history”
40, rue de la Gare, Montreux, Switzerland
+41 21 963 13 53
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Love it. From outside I thought it small and maybe not worth going in, but I was amazed by all the collections available in there and it's not small as I thought . Certainly worth to visit when you are in Montreux

Thank Aishah D
Reviewed 22 August 2015

My wife, teenaged son and I were looking for something to do on a rainy day. This museum was an excellent find. The exhibits were interesting, covered a range of subjects in Montreux's history, and several had interactive aspects. The building itself is a well-maintained...More

Thank IB_jetlagged
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

My husband and I wandered into this museum while walking around looking for l'Eglise St Vincent in Montreux. This delightful Museum looks deceptively small from the outside. It is filled with many rooms displaying artefacts from different ages throughout the centuries. Each room is themed,...More

1  Thank rebelcitygirl
Reviewed 4 July 2015

there are two ways of going to the castle you can either take a cruise or go by bus from the train station of montreaux.we had taken a ferry in geneva and went by bus.it is one of the few castles in switzerland it has...More

Thank drharenpandya
Reviewed 10 May 2015

we went to this one afternoon as something to do and found it very intersing. it costs 12chf each unless you have a riviera card from your hotel then it is only 6chf each. the staff were really friendly and very happy to converse in...More

Thank Billy E
Reviewed 20 November 2014

We wen on a recommendation for our hotel and were fortunate to sit next to a family from our home state visiting one of their sons and his friend both who were locals and they recommend the at the table bar b q of beef,turkey...More

Thank PaulRoeh
Reviewed 3 June 2014

We happened on the museum by chance, walking around the Old Town and were the only visitors on a Saturday morning. The visitors card from our hotel reduced the admission from Chf6 to Chf3 per person and gave us a fascinating hour and a half...More

1  Thank PJGJAG
Reviewed 8 April 2013

I love this museum; it is all located in a very old house and is very atmospheric in giving an idea of how people lived in times past. It is not especially children-friendly in that there is more looking & reading than activities (so not...More

Thank rebk123
Reviewed 3 June 2012

This little museum in the old part of Montreux is a MUST, it tells the story of Montreux and surroundings, from ancient times until today. Set i a beautiful old building within 5 minutes walk from the train station or town center, visiting it gives...More

7  Thank amarnaMontreux
Reviewed 5 June 2010

This museum in an old house in the old Vieux Montreux is worth a visit during a rainy day, and gives an insight into how life was before Montreux was created in earlier in the 20th century. Roman coins and the like are on display,...More

4  Thank fbelite1
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