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MEN - Musée d'ethnographie de Neuchâtel

Presented in the entirely renovated Villa de Pury, the new reference exhibition "The impermanence of things" focuses on its collections. It calls on the institution's history, the ghosts it houses, the issues and the social practices that it analyzes.

This museum greets you in the following languages: D/F/E
Opening 1904

Villa de Pury © Alain Germond/MEN
Villa de Pury © Alain Germond/MEN
The impermanence of things © Oliver Schneebeli/MEN
The impermanence of things © Oliver Schneebeli/MEN
Salle des artistes © Alain Germond/MEN
Salle des artistes © Alain Germond/MEN

Current exhibitions

The impermanence of things

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The exhibition "The impermanence of things" focuses on the collections of the Museum of ethnography. It calls on the institution's history, the ghosts it houses, the issues and the social practices that it analyses.

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: F
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: D/F/E
The impermanence of things
  • Folklore and ethnology
    Folklore and ethnology

Location of the museum

Rue Saint-Nicolas 4
2000 Neuchâtel

Location/directions

St-Nicolas 4 (Castle district) 2000 Neuchâtel By train and bus: From the station to University take Fun'ambule, then from University to the Museum bus n°101, direction Corcelles-Cormondrèche, busstop Saint-Nicolas/MEN. By car: From Lausanne, Bern or Biel, take the tunnel under the city, exit Neuchâtel-Vauseyon, follow Neuchâtel-Vauseyon, then take traffic circle 355° direction city, along police building till St-Nicolas street. Blue zone parking avaible. Plateforme and lift guarantee access to exhibition.

Open

Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00.
Monday closed.

Admission

Adults: CHF 8.-
Groups (min. 10 pers.), students, apprentices, old age pensioners, unemployed pers., soldiers : CHF 4.-
Children up to 16: admission free.
Wednesday free admission.

Contact

MEN - Musée d'ethnographie de Neuchâtel
Rue Saint-Nicolas 4
2000 Neuchâtel
032 717 85 60 Telephone (musée)
032 717 85 69 Fax (musée)
secretariat.men@ne.ch
http://www.men.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
  • Cafeteria
    Cafeteria
  • Shop
    Shop
  • Children and family-friendly
    Children and family-friendly
  • Partially wheelchair accessible
    Partially wheelchair accessible
  • Very good accessibility with public transport
    Very good accessibility with public transport