The Albert-Schweitzer Museum

Located next to the house where he was born, this museum exhibits documents, photographs, personal objects and souvenirs which retraces his life. Doctor Schweitzer was an organ player, a musicologist, a writer, a minister and a doctor. In Africa, he led an exemplary battle against underdevelopment and illness. He died in 1965, at Lambaréné in Gabon, where he had founded a hospital and where his «living work» continues today.

Useful information

Address:

126 rue du Gén.-de-Gaulle, 68240 Kaysersberg

Phone:

+33 3 89 47 36 55

Price:

2.50 € (-10 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

Jul-Sep: 9am-noon, 2pm-7pm; mid Mar-end Jun and 1 Oct-11 Nov: daily except Wed 9am-noon, 2pm-6pm; Christmas market weekend: 10am-noon, 2pm-6pm

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