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International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum

avenue de la Paix 17, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
+41 22 748 95 11
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This renowned museum, universally acclaimed as one of the best in the city, provides a moving reminder of the importance of international humanitarian efforts.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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avenue de la Paix 17, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is, by far, the worst museum we have seen in s long time (a sentiment shared by other visitors who shared their astonishment). It is the proverbial "the emperor wears no clothes" moment. The permanent exhibit will take we you all of 10 minutes...More

Thank A A W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent a couple hours viewing and interacting with this well thought out interactive treatise of humanity's greatest challenges - both self-inflicted and natural. Great way to present and discuss these with otherwise distracted teenagers.

Thank Noamg4
Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm on staff for American Red Cross, so I really enjoyed the museum - the history is amazing - we didn't have as much time as I wanted - we had a 7.5 hour drive to Frankfurt, we had changed our flight to get back...More

Thank Tammy D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent the afternoon having lunch at the IRCR. They have the museum at the bottom level which takes about an hour and half with an audio guide. Didn't have the time to take the tour but was able to look around and take some pictures.

Thank Amma F
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited here after visiting the UN (across the street) and found it interesting, although a little strange. I wouldn't go again.

Thank Niamh O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had wanted to go here as people had told me it was not to be missed, but quite honestly we found it very disappointing. The entrance price is expensive for what is inside. They could have had so much more information about their campaigns,...More

Thank Rangierover
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many events, so much history has gone through the eyes of the red cross that our expectations were unlimited. But they failed to deliver...... We were expecting to get out of there shaking and planning to change the world we live in. We went...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum really shows the history of the red cross and how it came to symbolize hope for people all over the world suffering in war and natural disaster. The idea that every human deserves to be treated with dignity is a central theme. The...More

Thank Jako224
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting museum, not what I expected! You learn both about the history of the Red Cross and about their missions from their creation till now. You realize how important they are worldwide, and learn so many things we are turned away from in everyday...More

Thank elektrasantorini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

offers three different walks through history (not only about the history of the red cross). The audio guide interacts with the room you are in and you probably won't even be able to see it all as the museum offers so much information for a...More

Thank schwoni
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chris s
13 April 2016|
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Response from Tank L |
Hello, sure you buy ticket directly at the museum. No problems, you can take photos inside. Enjoy!
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