Entertainment - Museums

Museum Chaplins World

Charlie Chaplin lived in our area from 1953 until his death in 1977.
2016 opened the doors of the museum "Chaplin's World". It shows many unknown facts about this famous and versatile artist.
www.chaplinsworld.com

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Swiss Camera Museum - Vevey

At the heart of “Vevey, the city of images”, the Swiss Camera Museum presents the history of photographers and photography in a bold setting, where old architecture blends with the contemporary.
The exhibition, providing a rich display of photographs and engravings from the work of practising photographers, has an audio-guide in German and in English, as well as interactive animation.
www.cameramusueum.ch

Musée suisse de l'appareil photographique - Vevey

Swiss museum of games - La Tour-de-Peilz

In this marvellous surrounding of the castle of La Tour-de-Peilz you will find ancient games till the actual modern. There are events for adults and children.
www.museedujeu.ch

Musée suisse du jeu au Château de La Tour-de-Peilz - vevey

Le Château de Chillon - Montreux-Territet

Chillon Castle, an architectural jewel located in the most beautiful setting imaginable - on the shores of Lake Geneva, right at the foot of the Alps.
This monument with over 1'000 years of history, has always inspired artists and writers, from Jean-Jacques Rousseau to Victor Hugo and Lord Byron, from Delacroix to Courbet.
The castle – fortress mediaeval – is probably the most well-known building in Switzerland.
It is a must to visit it during your stay in our area!
www.chillon.ch

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Fondation Gianadda - Martigny

Amateurs of fine art may see in this museum famous paintings from all over the world, such like Monet, Modigliani and many others. Gianadda is cooperating with many galleries and museums of reputation in the whole world. The expositions are changing about every 6 months.
In addition you will find in the same building a car collection dating from 1897 until 1939 as well as a museum of Gallic-Roman (all without extra entrance fee!).
Outside there is magnificent park with sculptures from Henry Moore to Niki de Saint-Phalle.
www.gianadda.ch

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The Olympic Museum at Lausanne-Ouchy

To experience the Olympics at close quarters and feel the Olympic spirit the way the athletes felt it, to study the history of the Games from antiquity to today - thanks to the latest computer technology and audio-visual media, all of this can be accomplished in the Olympic Museum in Lausanne. This site is beautifully located at the shore of Lake Geneva and in a fantastic park.
www.olympic.org/museum

Logis Blonay - Le Musée olympique à Lausanne-Ouchy

Musée du Vitrail à Romont

The Swiss Glass Painting museums shows mediaeval collections to modern styles. Romont Castle provides a perfect setting for the Vitromusée and Vitrocentre.
The castle stands at the top of a picturesque hill at an altitude of 780m (approx. 2,500 ft.) Together with the medieval church and houses surrounded by the old town walls, it shapes the distinctive silhouette of the small town of Romont. The square in front of the castle opens onto a magnificent panorama of the Alps, with the majestic Mont Blanc visible to the right on a clear day.
www.vitromusee.ch

Logis Blonay - Musée du Vitrail à Romont