Housed in a building erected in the early twentieth century, the Patek Philippe Museum introduces visitors to 500 years of watchmaking history.
The Rosengart Collection is the most recent museum in Lucerne. It owes its importance to two unique groups of works by Paul Klee and Pablo Picasso.
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 audiovisual media, all of this can be accomplished in the Olympic Museum in Lausanne.
In 1839 a German pharmacist moved to Vevey in the French part of Switzerland and changed his name from Heinrich Nestle to Henri Nestlé. His company, which is known the world over today, founded the Alimentarium, a museum of nutrition.