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Barbier-Mueller Museum



The largest private collection of Arts of Africa, Oceania, Asia and various ancient civilizations

Arts of the world’s civilizations displayed in temporary exhibitions as an invitation to travel and thought

Situated in the heart of Old Town Geneva, the Barbier-Mueüller Museum preserves, exhibits and studies a collection started in 1907. Today the collection contains several thousand artworks from tribal and classical Antiquity as well as sculptures, fabrics and ornaments from around the world. Many of these items are priceless masterpieces. These “historic” items cannot be found anywhere else today, which makes this private collection the most important of its kind in the world.

Guided tour (on demand): 150 CHF + 5 CHF per person, online booking or by phone at +41 22 312 02 70.

Details & Price


Every day: 11am - 5pm


Adult 8 CHF / Child 5 CHF / AVS 5 CHF


Musée Barbier-Mueller