International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum

Genf

Genf

Genf: Route des Jeunes, Les Acacias, en direction de Carouge

Genf: Route des Jeunes, Les Acacias, en direction de Carouge

Genf: Tunnel 4

Genf: Tunnel 4

Genf: Tunnel 1

Genf: Tunnel 1

Genf: Genfersee

Genf: Genfersee

Genf: Tunnel 2

Genf: Tunnel 2

Genf: Tunnel 3

Genf: Tunnel 3

Genf: Route de Meyrin

Genf: Route de Meyrin

Genf: A1 - La Praille dir Acacias

Genf: A1 - La Praille dir Acacias

Genf: A1 - Vengeron - dir. Lausanne

Genf: A1 - Vengeron - dir. Lausanne

Genf: Centre ville

Genf: Centre ville

Genf › Süd-Ost: The Geneva Water Fountain

Genf › Süd-Ost: The Geneva Water Fountain

Genf: Pont de la Machine

Genf: Pont de la Machine

Genf: City

Genf: City

Genf

Genf

Genf: Gebäude des TSR

Genf: Gebäude des TSR

Emotion, discovery, reflection: the museum offers a unique experience looking at the history of humanitarian action.

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Geneva, birthplace of the Red Cross, is home to the only museum which is dedicated to the work of Henry Dunant. Situated opposite the United Nations, it was inaugurated in 1988 and completely transformed in 2013.The new permanent exhibition named The Humanitarian Adventure is organised thematically into three areas which were designed by famous international architects with different cultural horizons:Defending Human Dignity (Gringo Cardia, Brazil), Restoring Family Links (Diébédo Francis Kéré, Burkina Faso) and Reducing Natural Risks (Shigeru Ban, Japan).

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