Romont, a small picturesque town dating back from the 10th century, is located on the main roads and railway lines connecting Lausanne and Fribourg, betwen the lakes and the mountains.
The special museum in Romont, the Swiss Glass Museum, exhibits works of art that have been created on and behind glass. The exhibits range from Medieval glass paintings to the art of reverse glass painting. Romont houses the world's largest collection of the latter.
The Romont cloister in the canton of Fribourg is a welcoming haven of peace for female guests who may refresh themselves at the source of silence.