Opening times

Museum and boutique

Tu – We 10:00 – 17:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Fr – Su 10:00 – 17:00

Bistro

Mo – Su closed

Library

Tu – We, Fr 10:00 – 18:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Sa – Mo closed

Special opening times

Mo 4/19/2021 closed Sechseläuten

Sa 5/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Labour Day

Th 5/13/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 5/23/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whitsun

Mo 5/24/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whit Monday

Su 8/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Swiss National Holiday

Sa 9/4/2021 18:00 – 0:00 Zurich's long night of museums

Su 9/5/2021 0:00 – 2:00 Zurich's long night of museums

Mo 9/13/2021 closed Knabenschiessen

Tu 12/21/2021 10:00 – 17:00

We 12/22/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Th 12/23/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Fr 12/24/2021 10:00 – 14:00 Christmas Eve

Sa 12/25/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Christmas

Su 12/26/2021 10:00 – 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Mo 12/27/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Tu 12/28/2021 10:00 – 17:00

We 12/29/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Th 12/30/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Fr 12/31/2021 10:00 – 17:00

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Opening times

Museum and boutique

Tu – We 10:00 – 17:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Fr – Su 10:00 – 17:00

Bistro

Mo – Su closed

Library

Tu – We, Fr 10:00 – 18:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Sa – Mo closed

Special opening times

Mo 4/19/2021 closed Sechseläuten

Sa 5/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Labour Day

Th 5/13/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 5/23/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whitsun

Mo 5/24/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whit Monday

Su 8/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Swiss National Holiday

Sa 9/4/2021 18:00 – 0:00 Zurich's long night of museums

Su 9/5/2021 0:00 – 2:00 Zurich's long night of museums

Mo 9/13/2021 closed Knabenschiessen

Tu 12/21/2021 10:00 – 17:00

We 12/22/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Th 12/23/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Fr 12/24/2021 10:00 – 14:00 Christmas Eve

Sa 12/25/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Christmas

Su 12/26/2021 10:00 – 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Mo 12/27/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Tu 12/28/2021 10:00 – 17:00

We 12/29/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Th 12/30/2021 10:00 – 17:00

Fr 12/31/2021 10:00 – 17:00

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Information for visitors

We are happy to welcome you to the National museum Zurich during regular opening hours. For your safety, please note the precautionary measures. Due to the official regulations, the number of people allowed in the museum is limited, which can lead to waiting times, especially on weekends.

Due to the ban by the Federal Council on events, no guided tours or other events will take place until further notice.

Opening times

Tu – We 10:00 – 17:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Fr – Su 10:00 – 17:00

Address

National Museum Zurich
Museumstrasse 2
8001 Zurich

Public transport

By train to Zurich Hauptbahnhof: the National Museum Zurich is located next to the station.

Timetable Swiss Federal Railways

By tram or bus: use the Bahnhofquai/HB (lines 4, 6, 11, 13, 14, 46) or Bahnhofplatz (lines 3, 10, 14, 31) stops.

Timetable Zurich Transport

Car

Towards Zurich City, then to the Hauptbahnhof.

Parking: Hauptbahnhof (Sihlquai 41), Central (Seilergraben), Urania (Uraniastrasse 3).

‘Landesmuseum’ app

With the free ‘Landesmuseum’ app, you can listen to the audio guides to the exhibitions on your own Smartphone. An innovative guide navigates you through the museum.

App Store   Google Play Huawei App Gallery

Accessibility

The National Museum offers a range of services to enable those with disabilities to enjoy their visit.

Detailed information on the amenities we offer

Taking pictures in the museum

We appreciate you taking pictures at the museum to take home as a souvenir of your visit or to share with your friends. For legal reasons, we ask you not the take pictures in exhibitions and of objects that are marked with a “no-photo” sign. Thank you for your understanding.

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