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Musee d'Art et d'Histoire

Esplanade Leopold-Robert, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
+41 32 717 79 20
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The 18th century robots are a must

While the museum itself is a charming and informative but also very locally focused, the real treat... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KOE211
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Trondheim, Norway
Very nice place for visits, original and changing exhibitions

Good place to spend time by rainy days. exhibition changes time to time and is always well... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Mitchi121
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Neuchatel, Switzerland
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2 weeks ago
“The 18th century robots are a must”
23 Aug 2017
“Very nice place for visits, original and changing exhibitions”
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Esplanade Leopold-Robert, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
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+41 32 717 79 20
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the museum itself is a charming and informative but also very locally focused, the real treat are the Droz' 18 century automata. At the same time both uncanny and endearing, the three robots, the draughtsman, the writer and piano player, are marvels of mechanics...More

Thank KOE211
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Good place to spend time by rainy days. exhibition changes time to time and is always well presented. you should count at least hafl a day if you want to enjoy most of it

Thank Mitchi121
Reviewed 20 July 2017

There were probably three other people in this museum when I went on a Saturday morning. They have a display of the automatons, which seems to be a main attraction, but also some great photography and beautiful paintings, including a Cezanne, Sisley and others. It's...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The building is my if self worth a look. Couldn't read a thing but nice art work, some of the older photographs were interesting.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Stylish old fashioned museum. Small but beautiful history. Art Nouveau style. Beautiful high ceilings

Thank joanab617
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Cute old fashion museum, yet with few dynamic presentations. It's a small and not pretentious exhibition. Who love quite and calm places will love it. By nice weather, You may walk to the very near Castle toping the old city.

Thank Almux
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This museum holds great promise, when viewing the beautiful exterior and then entering and seeing the grand staircase! For me, this amazing walk up to the second floor was one of two highlights in the museum. The beautiful Art Nouveau interior staircase is decorated with...More

1  Thank AnnArborMHT
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Very beautiful building on the lake shore, impressive outside and very interesting collections, nice exhibits. The most interesting part is clearly the Jaquet Droz automates (androids). Do not miss the demonstation, it is unique and quite incredible!!!!

Thank Carmen G
Reviewed 18 June 2014

It is a small museum, however with quite many things to discover inside. It has a nice collection of paintings, but the stars of the museum are definitely the three androids. Take the time to watch the video rolling beside them. It is in French,...More

1  Thank K28A
Reviewed 25 November 2013

A small museum with many items, well lay out, nice service. I like the Medieval Armour, there are many ancient Swiss clock too, it is really interesting.

Thank AniseHotelHanoi
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