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Maison Tavel

4.6/5
20 Reviews
Museum
Closing in 53 mins Open on Tue-Sun,11:00am-6:00pm
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1 hour
Address: Rue du Puits-Saint-Pierre 6, Geneva, Switzerland
Phone: +41-22-4183700

What people are saying:

Located in the old town, Maison Tavel a multilevel reconstriction of is the oldest house in Geneva and offers visitors a fascinating look into Geneva's history. Don't miss the 3D model of the city. The bonus here is that for the permanent exhibition there is no entrance fee.

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  • 588phis
    588phis
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    Fascinating 3D model

    This is a free museum highlighting the history of Geneva. The 3D model of the city on the top floor was fascinating. Do not miss it.

    Reviewed on /Date(1586648747000+0800)/
  • Marion M
    Marion M
    Nyon District, Canton of Vaud
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    Interesting,

    A small museum well worth the visit especially as entrance is free. Of particular interest is the model of the city on the third floor, showing the city in the 19th century prior to the demolition of ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581020638000+0800)/
  • 536paulop
    536paulop
    Portugal, Europe
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    Excellent free small museum on Geneva’s history

    Near the cathedral we found this museum. It’s free. Has some interesting models of the city in the past, one of them enormous, another is a dynamic presentation of its evolution over time. The collec...

    Reviewed on /Date(1578392067000+0800)/
  • Kimico1201
    Kimico1201
    Genève, Suisse
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    Excellent museum and free

    Free access, situated in the old town, not far from the cathedral. Very interesting to see Geneva during different period!

    Reviewed on /Date(1576618252000+0800)/
  • somewhereoutthere
    somewhereoutthere
    Portland, Oregon
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    History of Geneva

    It is not a big exhibit but it has some displays of old Geneva on several floors, the best is the small model of historic Geneva with wall surrounding it, and it is Free!

    Reviewed on /Date(1575186192000+0800)/

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