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Hexenmuseum Schweiz

The Witch hunting and trials in Switzerland in the middle age and the early modern age presented in an exhibition that will give one an insight into the popular web of magic and superstition, be it in pictures, writing tables, original documents, listening stations and over 1'000 objects.
Exhibits about Divination, Superstitions, Swiss Folklore, Herbal Lore and a beautiful herbal garden. Follow the exhibition with your Smartphone in English

This museum greets you in the following languages: D/F/I/E
Audio Guide on your Smartphone in English, French, Italian, Spanish, Croatian
Opening 2009

Entrance
Entrance
Magic and amulets
Magic and amulets
Polytheismus
Polytheismus

Current exhibitions

Buch- & Sonder- Ausstellung Magische Bücher der Antike bis heute.

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Keine Bücher wurden mehr gefürchtet als Zauberbücher, und keine Bücher wurden mehr geschätzt und verehrt.

Wir zeigen in der Sonderausstellung die Geschichte magischer Bücher, in vielen faszinierenden Formen, die diese überholten Bücher angenommen haben, und genau das, was diese Bücher enthielten!

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: D/E
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: D/E
Daten für öffentliche Führungen folgen
Buch- & Sonder- Ausstellung Magische Bücher der Antike bis heute.
  • Thematic cultural asset
    Thematic cultural asset
  • Folklore and ethnology
    Folklore and ethnology

Location of the museum

Schloss Liebegg, Liebegg 2
5722 Gränichen

Location/directions

The castle Liebegg is located outside of the town Graenichen, up the hill. Please use the castle parking area. A short walk up to the castle from the parking area. Train coming from Aarau or Menziken, Stop Bleien.

Open

Wed 1-5 pm, Thur 1-5 pm, first and third Sunday per month 1-5 pm, Full- and Newmoon nights 7:30pm -11 pm - please check dates online
Guided tours by Appointments only

Admission

Erwachsene: CHF 15.-
Jugendliche (11 bis 16 Jahre): CHF 10.--
Senioren und Studenten mit Ausweis CH 13.--
Kultur Legi Erwachsene CHF 8.00
Kultur Legi Kinder CHF 5.00

Contact

Hexenmuseum Schweiz
Schloss Liebegg
Liebegg 2
5722 Gränichen
062 897 39 09 Telephone (während Öffnungszeiten)
info@hexenmuseum.ch
http://www.hexenmuseum.ch
  • Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
    Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
  • Parking
    Parking
  • Cafeteria
    Cafeteria
  • Shop
    Shop
  • Children and family-friendly
    Children and family-friendly
  • Partially wheelchair accessible
    Partially wheelchair accessible
  • Good accessibility with public transport
    Good accessibility with public transport
  • Museum day: the museum offers a special event on museum day.
    Museum day: the museum offers a special event on museum day.