Trésors enluminés de Suisse : opening on 3 March 2023
The work of medieval calligraphers and illuminators, who copied, illustrated and preserved crucial texts from antiquity or from their own time, enabled the transmission of wisdom that would otherwise have escaped us. More information soon !
The permanent exhibition is closed for the moment.
The permanent exhibition, dedicated to the history of civilization in a journey through time covering 5000 years since invention of writing, which offer a contrast with the 170-million-year-old fossils displayed at the museum’s entrance, is closed for renovation.
The Fondation Martin Bodmer is a unique heritage library – recognized as World Heritage by UNESCO –, a place for research and conservation, as well as a museum open to all and dedicated to writing from its origins to this day.
Visiting hours (from 3 March 2023)
Open from 2pm to 6pm
Tuesday – Sunday, closed on Monday
7,50 CHF : reduce price during the closure of the permanent exhibition
Free : Children under 18, Geneva pass, Raiffeisen card, and more (+)