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Science, Nature, and Specialized Museums

Prepare for an enlightening adventure through these exceptional museums.

From the cutting-edge particle physics at A Globe of Science and Innovation (CERN) to the exploration of Earth's natural beauties at the Museum of Natural History, and the captivating world of reptiles and amphibians at Vivarium de Meyrin, this category offers diverse experiences. Journey through cultures at the Ethnography Museum Geneva - MEG, discover the history of humanitarian action at the International Museum of the Red Cross and Red Crescent, and trace the evolution of scientific thought at the History of Science Museum.

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CERN - Science Gateway

Featuring interactive activities, immersive environments, hands-on experiments and real scientific objects, the exhibitions at the Science Gateway are open to visitors of all ages. 

Centre for Contemporary Edition

The Centre for Contemporary Edition promotes talented artists and publishes their works.


The Otto and Régine Heim Foundation

The Otto and Régine Heim Foundation is a Museum and a place to discover new cultures


La Maison du Salève

A warm welcome to everyone curious to find out more about this extraordinary mountain: Le Salève.


Museum of natural history

The museum has an exhibition area of 8,000 m2 and welcomes 250,000 visitors each year. Discover the regional fauna, the mineralogy, the mammals, birds, frogs, toads as well as insects. One whole floor is devoted to the earth and the history of humankind. 


Vivarium de Meyrin

Come and observe superb snakes, lizards, crocodiles and turtles from all over the world in their natural environment.

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Ethnography Museum Geneva - MEG

One of Switzerland’s two most important ethnographic collections!


International Museum of the Red Cross and Red Crescent

A unique heritage located in the heart of international Geneva, near the Palais des Nations, to promote understanding of the history, current affairs and challenges of humanitarian action in Geneva, Switzerland and around the world.


History of Science Museum

The History of Science Museum recounts Geneva’s scientific past and the life of its scientists.


The Crest Collection

The Crest Collection is housed in the château of the estate of the same name, in a setting combining fine art and the Geneva countryside.


The Olympic Museum

An enthralling exhibition!


Zoubov Foundation Museum

Visit the Countess Zoubov's house, as if you were her guest.