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Musee de l'Elysee

avenue de l' Elysee 18, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 316 99 11
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Nice little photography museum

Nice photography museum with changing exhibitions. I assume it's a miss or hit, as there is no... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
Bruce C
Austin, Texas
Good museum for photo enthusiasts

A small museum near the lake in Lausanne. I'd heard a lot about it and visited in the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
David S
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avenue de l' Elysee 18, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 316 99 11
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Nice photography museum with changing exhibitions. I assume it's a miss or hit, as there is no 'fixed' exhibitions, and it's hard to tell what quality the temporary exhibitions would have. My visit was OK, nothing more. It was my first visit, so wanted to...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 2 October 2016

A small museum near the lake in Lausanne. I'd heard a lot about it and visited in the off-chance.There were exhibitions from two photographers, one modern, the other slightly older. It was a matter of luck. One I liked, the other was OK. There is...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 18 September 2016

nice museum to visit. the location and building are already worth the visit. take some time to wander in the beautiful garden , near the lake ..special event as La Nuit de la Photo worth a visit

Thank VeroSordet
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The international accepted Musee de lÈlysee is one of the most important museums, which is prescribed completely the world of photography. The museum has a unique collection of over 100000 photographies and a lot of archives of photos specially those from Charly Chaplin.

Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Small, intimate setting. Like touring through a home with small rooms. Great displays. Nice cafe nearby. Wonderful way to spend half a day.

Thank Davench
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This museum is all about photography and depending on when you visit, they have some temporary exhibits alongside the permanent ones. If you are one of those that love your DSLR and know more than just taking selfies, this is the museum to visit in...More

Thank two5kid
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Amazing museum, only 4 francs for students. The collections were great and they showed a variety of artists. Also a beautiful view

Thank Sierra L
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Excellent exposition of Werner Bischof photos Was a must to see but has ended this month, next expo will start now at end of May : Steeve Luncker

Thank Ozem
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I visited this place regarding the review in Google. It was free in Saturday 2nd April. I don't understand what is this placebecause I did not see any english reference. I saw just photos so it is good for photography. It is very close from...More

Thank abuhassan2015
Reviewed 8 February 2016

It was free since it was the first saturday of the month, when I visited. There were photos of this Swiss phtographer Werner Bischof. Black and White photos I think are always interesting. And there are many photographers out there I am sure would exhibit...More

Thank Kukiliku
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