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Musee Historique de Vevey

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Address: 2 Rue du Chateau, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 21 921 07 22
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Steep staircase kept me out

I was unable to climb the steep staircase at this museum, and there is no lift. My daughter did visit , and found it well worth her time. Part of the exhibits are from past... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 July 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

I was unable to climb the steep staircase at this museum, and there is no lift. My daughter did visit , and found it well worth her time. Part of the exhibits are from past Festivals of the Wine Growers.Others show archaeological discoveries. The building itself is historical.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

Brilliant museum, well worth a visit if you know Vevey and the area and have an interest in La fête des Vingerons. I especially liked the maps of the area over time and the costumes from the fete. I wouldn't necessarily take children as I don't feel that there is enough for them to do.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2010

This museum is interesting if you want to learn more about the history of Vevey. There is a particularly interesting section, technically a separate museum, about the local Fete des Vignerons which happens once every 25 of so years. Much bigger and bolder than it sounds, the origins of the Fete are lost in the mists of time, the first... More 

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