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Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts

Le musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts détient une très riche collection de peintures, dessins, sculptures et petite collection d’estampes d’artistes suisses et surtout vaudois du 18e s. à nos jours (les frères Sablet, Ducros, Saint-Ours, Diday, Calame, Gleyre, van Muyden, David, Auberjonois, Buchet, Biéler, Bocion, Vautier, Anker, Borgeaud, Holder, G. Giacometti, Hermanjat, Soutter, Vallotton, Steinlen, Bailly, Rollier, Spoerri, Iseli, Cahn, Disler, etc.). Le legs Widmer présente une collection d’art français (Cézanne, Degas, Renoir, Bonnard, Marquet, Matisse, Utrillo). Le fonds d’art contemporain comprend des œuvres d’artistes suisses et étrangers (Rainer, Merz, Ikemura, Oppenheim, Verjux, Nauman, Boltanski, Jaar, Green).

This museum greets you in the following languages: D/F/E
Opening 1906

Th.-A. Steinlen, Invitation au 312e dîner du Bon Bock, 1906
Th.-A. Steinlen, Invitation au 312e dîner du Bon Bock, 1906

Current exhibitions

The collection

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The collection is on permanent display for the first time: some 300 works, from the 18th century to the present make it possible to see here what cannot be found elsewhere!

Free admission

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: D/F/E
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: F/E
The collection
  • Art
    Art

Location of the museum

Place de la Gare 16
1003 Lausanne

Location/directions

The museum is located 5 minutes walking distance from Lausanne train station.

Open

Mo: closed
Tu-Su: 10 am - 6 pm
Th: 10 am - 8 pm

Admission

Main temporary exhibitions: CHF 20.- / CHF 15.- (reduced price)

The collection, exhibitions located in Espace Projet and Focus: Free entrance

Contact

Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts
PLATEFORME 10
Place de la Gare 16
1003 Lausanne
021 316 34 45 Telephone
021 316 34 46 Fax
mcba@plateforme10.ch
http://www.mcba.ch
  • Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
    Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
  • Museum pass: holders of the Swiss museum pass have free admission.
    Museum pass: holders of the Swiss museum pass have free admission.
  • Parking
    Parking
  • Restaurant
    Restaurant
  • Shop
    Shop
  • Extremely children and family-friendly
    Extremely children and family-friendly
  • Completely wheelchair accessible
    Completely wheelchair accessible
  • Very good accessibility with public transport
    Very good accessibility with public transport