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🖼️ Museum of Yverdon and its Region

Address
CP 968 1401 Yverdon-Les-Bains
Phone 1
Keyword
2017 Feb, 2020 Fév
  • Date de Visite
    05.02.2017 && 15.02.2020
  • Création
    fin du 18e siècle
  • Fréquentation
    8'000 (2016) avec château
  • GPS
    46.77824 6.64149

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Museum of Yverdon and its Region


The Museum of Yverdon and its Region is located in the castle of Yverdon and deals on several floors with local history from the beginning of human presence several thousand years BC to the present day. The 3rd floor houses the Swiss Fashion Museum in the form of temporary exhibitions.

The Yverdon Castle.
The Yverdon Castle.

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Access


Places de parking payantes à côté du château.

Places de parking payantes à côté du château. musée d'Yverdon et région

Parts of the museum


Le musée est composé de 4 niveaux:

Cellars


  • Gallo-Roman boats

Museum of Yverdon and its Region

1st floor


  • Reception

Museum of Yverdon and its Region

  • Small library

Museum of Yverdon and its Region

  • Models

Museum of Yverdon and its Region

  • Chapel

See the article on the castle of Yverdon.

  • Courtyard

See the article on the castle of Yverdon.

2nd floor


  • The Neolithic and the Bronze Age

The Neolithic and the Bronze Age. Museum of Yverdon and its Region

  • From the Celts to the Burgundians

From the Celts to the Burgundians. Museum of Yverdon and its Region

  • From the Savoyard period to the Vaud Revolution

From the Savoyard period to the Vaud Revolution. Museum of Yverdon and its Region

  • Contemporary History: 19th and 20th Centuries

Contemporary History: 19th and 20th Centuries. Museum of Yverdon and its Region

  • Pestalozzi Hall

A well-known figure in Yverdon, Johann Pestalozzi, set up his institute dedicated to the education of children in the castle at the beginning of the 19th century.

A well-known figure in Yverdon, Johann Pestalozzi, set up his institute dedicated to the education of children in the castle at the beginning of the 19th century.

  • Egyptian Antiquities

Egyptian Antiquities. Museum of Yverdon and its Region

3rd floor


  • Temporary exhibitions – Swiss Fashion Museum

Temporary exhibitions - Swiss Fashion Museum. Museum of Yverdon and its Region

Temporary exhibitions - Swiss Fashion Museum. Museum of Yverdon and its Region

  • Keep

See the article on the castle of Yverdon.

Rate


The entrance fees to the Museum of Yverdon and its Region are as follows:

  • Adult: 10 francs
  • AHV, student: 8 francs
  • Child from 6 years old: 6 francs

It is possible to buy a combined ticket with the House of Elsewhere (Maison d’Ailleurs), which is just opposite the castle.

The House of Elsewhere.
The House of Elsewhere. yverdon. Museum of Yverdon and its Region

Webcam


Webcam au centre d’Yverdon.

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