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Hauptgasse 4, Appenzell 9050, Switzerland
+49 7178 89631
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed visiting the Museum Appenzell and getting glimpses of some very impressive works by several local artists and craftspeople. During our visit, we saw quite a few paintings and drawings by Johannes Hugentobler, the same artist who painted many of the colorful building facades...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DGandSAG
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Appenzell museum late on a very hot afternoon. We thought it would just be a small museum with a few exhibits but instead they are about five floors of this former City Hall building taken up by the museum. (Museum shares its...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

An interesting museum that also houses the Tourist Information center. A really good variety of Swiss life. Furniture, clothing paintings and more. Also had a film on Swiss life.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mafischl
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Small but fine. Find out a bit more about this museum that tell you more aoubt this unique place. Not to be mised.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank eurohandsofsteel
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the tour. It was educational and easy to follow. The explanations are all in german but they have a website that you can access with your smartphone using their free wifi to get the explanations in English or French. The cheese sample...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed June 8, 2017

It was a nice small information centre cum museum.Tells a lot beautifully about the village life of local swiss people,especially Appenzell people who are making swiss cheese through generations.It was nice to see.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank dubey2016
Reviewed October 18, 2016

- very interesting display of original items of all local topics - lovely exposition of traditional clothing - hand- crafts exposition - nice with children - informative movies

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank LaCenterentola
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Great rainy day activity, much info on the region's history and customs. Tourist info. located here as well will heklp yu plan activities in this great region.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Chinana
Reviewed August 19, 2016

It may seem like a small museum but its a good layout with multiple levels offering very interesting exhibits and history on Appenzell.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank cecilia c
Reviewed May 10, 2016

A bit touristy, but heck, I was one! Bought tons of cheese and learned about the cheese-making process ad the region. In and out in 15 minutes.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank TinamausandAlfredo
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