Fribourg's Art and History Museum

Interesting
Housed in the Hôtel Ratzé, an elegant Renaissance building and a former abattoir, the collections of this museum show art and history in Fribourg from its origins to the present day. The Middle Ages, a flourishing time, are well represented. The lapidary section shows sculptures from the 15C to the present day (Tinguely). There are also silverware, jewellery and paintings from the 19 and 20C.

Useful information

Adresse : 

R. de Morat 12

Phone:

+41 26 305 51 67

Price:

10 Fr.

Opening hours

11am-6pm, Thu 11am-8pm, Easter Mon and Whit Mon 2pm-6pm - closed Mon, 1 Jan, 24-25 and 31 Dec - CHF12 combo ticket including Tinguely area

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