Art and history museum

An encyclopaedia of cultures from prehistory to the present… The museums of art and history invite visitors on a multi-disciplinary journey through time, marking out major historical landmarks in Western civilisation.

Museum of the Swiss Guard

For more than 500 years, the soldiers of the Swiss Guard have protected the Pope and provided security in the Vatican.

For more than 500 years, the soldiers of the Swiss Guard have protected the Pope and provided security in the Vatican.

Clock and Watch Museum Beyer

The Clock and Watch Museum Beyer holds one of the world’s most important private collections. The museum is home to some 500 time-measuring instruments from 1400 BC to the present day.

The Clock and Watch Museum Beyer holds one of the world’s most important private collections. The museum is home to some 500 time-measuring instruments from 1400 BC to the present day.