Voltaire Institute and Museum

Interesting
The philosopher Voltaire lived at "Les Délices" between 1755 and 1765; it is now a research centre dedicated to its former illustrious guest and his era. Portraits of the great man, original editions of his manuscripts and part of his correspondence are grouped together in this museum, which also hosts temporary exhibitions.

Useful information

Address:

r. des Délices 25, 1203 Genève

Phone:

+41 22 418 95 60

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

museum: 2pm-5pm; library: 9am-noon, 2pm-5pm - closed weekends (except Sat during temporary exhibitions), Fri and Easter Mon, 1 May, 7 Sep, 23 Dec-2 Jan

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