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Tibet Museum

rue du Chateau 4, Gruyeres 1663, Switzerland
+41 26 921 30 10
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  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
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May 18, 2017
“Wonderful Collection in an Old Church”
Aug 21, 2017
“OK Museum”
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rue du Chateau 4, Gruyeres 1663, Switzerland
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+41 26 921 30 10

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Reviewed July 28, 2013

The museum had nice soothing music and lighting throughout. The temple was a nice place to sit, relax and contemplate. After we paid our entrance fee, we were handed a book and flashlight. You have to follow the book to learn about the artifacts throughout...More

1  Thank Angie_Ohio
Reviewed June 2, 2013

On the day I visited, the quiet interior, in semi-darkness, made a welcome change from the crowds that swirled around the nearby castle. What makes this Museum unique is that it is located in an old (abandoned?) chapel. The two religions blend in this lovely,...More

Thank georgebraine
Reviewed January 22, 2013

The Tibaten Museum seems like a hidden treasure. It is remarkably calm and peaceful and has a special aura to it. The artefacts on display are clean and well presented. The staff were lovely and the shop was small but had plenty to choose from....More

2  Thank Nic R
Reviewed September 4, 2012

An elegant mixture of Buddhist and Christian artifacts respectfully and beautifully displayed. The interior setting was a pleasant integration of traditional Tibetan music and style with pseudo-modern architecture. Wonderful! Worth a visit. There is a small gift shop too.

Thank Toulouse L L
Reviewed May 20, 2012

Gruyeres is a Medieval village allowing fantastic contrasts. Next to the Alien's world (i.e. the H.R. Giger Museum), before the Gruyeres Castle, there is the Tibet Museum. Don't miss it. It is small but remarkable. A number of beautiful Tibet antiques can be seen in...More

2  Thank Swissdiver
Reviewed February 22, 2012

The collection is small but rich. We spent about 40 minutes but would have lingered long if we didn't have a long day ahead of us. The art was fantistic and featured not just every presentation of buddha you could imagine but colorful mandalas, pray...More

1  Thank tradIndy
Reviewed January 7, 2012

The museum is interesting. Very small though and the entrance is a little expensive.

Thank Karine G
Reviewed October 28, 2011

The museum is small and may be a little over priced for the size of it. The last room is in a renovated church and is stunning.

Thank purpleirises1
Reviewed March 27, 2011

The museum is located almost right next to the entrance to the Chateau. The collection comprises a fantastic set of Buddha depictions in statues and pictures. The main hall looks like a Buddha shrine with unique atmosphere.

Thank elena076
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