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Barryland - Musee et Chiens du St-Bernard

rue du Levant 34, Martigny 1920, Switzerland
+41 27 722 65 42
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A doggie day out!

Although not a dog owner, I do love dogs and St. Bernard Dogs are probably one of my favourite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sherpawolves
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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
Beautiful dogs!

Lots of beautiful big dogs and a litter of puppies - just what we were hoping for! The museum is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Clare B
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Bicester, United Kingdom
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Discover the history of the Saint-Bernard dog and of the Hospice of the Great-St-Bernard Pass. See the Saint-Bernard dogs and admire them in their parc. Once an hour, enjoy petting a Saint-Bernard dog !
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“st bernard” (13 reviews)
“dog lovers” (6 reviews)
“bernard dogs” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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rue du Levant 34, Martigny 1920, Switzerland
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+41 27 722 65 42
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although not a dog owner, I do love dogs and St. Bernard Dogs are probably one of my favourite dogs. If you are driving to Barryland then it is easy to find and there is a large car park close to the museum. We were...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of beautiful big dogs and a litter of puppies - just what we were hoping for! The museum is nice and English translations are available from reception. Our 2 year old daughter loved the dogs and loved the play area on the top floor....More

Thank Clare B
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

So we were one of the last ones to be admitted, so there were like no people around, it was wonderful, we had the dogs to ourselves and were able to get pictures with one of them. we were very excited to see them, we...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We were greated with very friendly service on arrival. Free and plentiful parking available. The building is over 3 floors full of information. The ground floor is where the dogs are situated and when we arrived, one of the dogs was out for a meet...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

It's a well-kept museum! There was a mama with lots of puppies, and we were able to see them being fed twice. It was also nice to be able to pat a big Saint Bernard, absolutely adorable! Ground floor is dedicated to the kennel, restaurant...More

Thank Selma F
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Reviewed January 27, 2018

I really expected to see St Bernard dogs (the fluffy ones like I saw at Rigi Kulm). These were nothing like that. The experience of the Museum was interesting - that is, if you are interested in a museum about dogs. For a fee you...More

Thank phebianMelbourne
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

It was a cold day so we probably didn't see as much as we could have. There were some cute puppies outside and bigger/older St. Bernards inside. Interesting history of the breed and their work with a small gift shop. The museum seemed small but...More

Thank Debbie M
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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

I have wanted to visit the St Bernard’s at the pass since childhood , so to find the museum in Martigny via Facebook was exciting. I was a little nervous it might be exploiting the dogs , a photo opportunity. ( ignore the negative reviews...More

Thank Sue77777
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Reviewed December 1, 2017

We dropped by Barryland enroute from Zermatt to Montreux. It was very easy to change train for Martigny-Expo at Martigny train station. There was some funfair going on at Martigny-Expo station when we were there and the google recommended road was blocked. Luckily the tennis...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Barryland was a great stop on our European vacation. We are from America and only speak English but we had no trouble enjoying the museum and especially the dogs. They gave us a notebook that had a lot of English info in it that was...More

1  Thank dd83686
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momofcadet
July 14, 2017|
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Response from Barryland | Property representative |
Yes we do advice you to book in advance at info@fondation-barry.ch
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Reshma C
May 7, 2017|
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Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
You can catch the train from Interlaken to Visp and change fro Martigny
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