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Address: Rue du Forum 59 | 1920, Martigny, Switzerland
Phone Number: (+41) 27 722 39 78
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More than just a gallery

The Gianadda Foundation stage a couple of major exhibitions every year but also they have some permanent exhibits, a motor museum, scuptures in the garden and more. Your entrance... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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118 reviews 118 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

The Gianadda Foundation stage a couple of major exhibitions every year but also they have some permanent exhibits, a motor museum, scuptures in the garden and more. Your entrance ticket covers all areas. We didn't get to see everything but enjoyed all that we did see. If the weather is right then one can use the café in the garden,... More 

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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70 reviews 70 reviews
3 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The charge for entry here is 16fr. Until the 14th June they are showing exhibits from three main Swiss artists, Anker, Hadley, and Vollotton. Well worth a wander round and car parking is free. Downstairs is a small motor museum with amongst others some car makes from Swiss manufacturers little known now. If the weather is OK there are sculptures... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We visitted this place for the art of Anker what a surprise we got. Train through the valley was most different an interesting with all the vineyards.Food in the town very welcoming/This would be one of my top 5 picks in Switzerland however take your time.

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London, United Kingdom
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12 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This place is absolutely unique and offers the best modern sculptures you can think of in a beautiful garden! Very peaceful and inspirational!

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Martigny, Switzerland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Fondation Gianadda is the second most visited museum in Switzerland (after the Basel Art Museum), offers splendid temporary exhibitions, presents the most valuable pieces of Roman Antique discovered in Martigny, a wonderful collection of ancient cars (mostly Swiss production!) and the Foudation's gardens hosts a marvelous collection of moderne sculpture. Its acoustic is also excellent and the concerts of classical... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
28 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The Fondation Pierre Gianadda is well worth a visit if you're ever in Martigny. Housed in a rather strange modern concrete building, on the inside it's spacious and light - good for exhibitions. We saw Renoir there. Pah - but that's personal taste for you. Though better than the temporary exhibition is the car museum which is part of the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Renoir is a great painter. But I have to say I was a little disappointed by it. I am definitely artsy but not an art expert and I have to say I didn't really like the exposition as much. I wish I came another time.

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Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Mexico
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

A visit to Martigny at the Fondation is also worth the detour. Years after years Giannadda is presenting exhibitions from renomed museum or private collections, and works we could not see elswehre. The present presentation is coming mostly from a private collectionist and ist Fondation of Art, culture and history, showing important 150 works from swiss peinters like Anker, Hodler,... More 

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Milan, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I spend a nice afternoon in this lovely museum a brilliant nice collection of art worth visiting. And just down the road the nicest restaurant is waiting for you in the old town

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Bernalillo, New Mexico
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We also caught the Renoir exhibit, in the offseason, after resisting the temptation to spend something like 80 CHF per person for the honor. It was Sunday, the town was dutifully Catholic- dead, and yet we noticed a teeming crowd converging on, surprise. the Gianadda exhibit! We happily que'd up to get in, and it was now 20CHF per person.... More 

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