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International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum

avenue de la Paix 17, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
+41 22 748 95 11
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This renowned museum, universally acclaimed as one of the best in the city, provides a moving reminder of the importance of international humanitarian efforts.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
avenue de la Paix 17, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
+41 22 748 95 11
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very touching and mind opening experience. Great interactivity. Very worth spending half a day here.

Thank LindseyJohnes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok... I haven't been to all the museums in Geneva but it is worth visiting (but not for young children). I have always been interested in the history and service of the Red Cross so found this museum to be very informative. I liked the...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not get inside as I thought the ticket was too expensive. Sorry for that, but I felt very disappointed of making all the effort to get there and finding it so expensive!

Thank CCE_2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not a museum. There are virtually no artifacts or any historical exhibits belonging to the Croix Rouge or Henri Dunant. As a member of the Croix Rouge who travelled all the way to Geneva to visit the HQ of this institution, I was...More

Thank diego1m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You'll learn more about the organisation in the first paragraph of the Wikipedia article than this museum.

Thank michaeldee123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was unsure if I should visit but glad I did. Very interesting insight into their work. Commentary throughout with testimonies from people, interesting exhibits. Very helpful staff and friendly.

Thank Tarn77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well presented, displayed and so interesting. The audio tour, part of your enterance fee, is clear, informative and brings the whole experience to life.

Thank doris69Uk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gloomy. Rather tiresome audio visual but each to his own. Small number of actual displays were very interesting.

Thank Oldtreetweeter
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really worth going, and its "free" on the first saturday of the month. It's interactive, child friendly and very moving to see how the ICRC works.

Thank leilamswan
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

I wish many more people knew about this museum. Makes me humble and want to be a good person. I visited because my friend recommended. Well designed and the meaning was so powerful.

Thank sispiv
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chris s
April 12, 2016|
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Response from Tank L |
Hello, sure you buy ticket directly at the museum. No problems, you can take photos inside. Enjoy!
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