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Mineral/Geology Museums in Switzerland


PhotoMuseum NameLocationDetails

Appenzell-Ausserrhoden

Mineralienausstellung SäntisSäntis,
Appenzell-Ausserrhoden
The permanent mineral exhibition "Gwönderfitzig - Faszination Mineralien" is located on the upper floor of the Säntis-Schwebebahn station.

Bern

KristallkellerReichenbach im Kandertal,
Bern
Kristallmuseum GuttannenGuttannen,
Bern
The museum was created in 1975 and now houses 38 showcases with various alpine minerals: quartz, smoky quartz, pink fluorite, adularia, epidote, hematite, anatase, brookite, rutile, calcite etc
Naturhistorisches Museum Der Burgergemeinde Bern
Natural History Museum Bern
Bern

Freiburg

Naturhistorisches Museum Freiburg
Natural History Museum Freiburg
Freiburg

Geneva

Muséum d'histoire naturelle
Natural History Museum
Geneva

Grischun

Mineralienmuseum Cristallina
Mineral Museum Cristallina
Disentis/Mustér,
Grischun
Museo Ciasa GrandaVal Bregaglia,
Grischun
Museum Alpin Chesa DelnonPontresina,
Grischun
Museum La TruaischSedrun,
Grischun

Lucerne

Naturmuseum LuzernLucerne

Schwyz

Mineralienmuseum EinsiedelnEinsiedeln,
Schwyz

Solothurn

Naturmuseum OltenOlten,
Solothurn

St Gallen

Naturmuseum St GallenSt Gallen

Ticino

Museo Cantonale di storia naturale
Cantonal Museum of Natural History
Lugano,
Ticino
The museum is a multi-faceted institution, which acts as a major reference point in the natural field for a wide range of users: the single citizen, the school, the research institutes, the associations, the private economy, the public administration.
Museo Nazionale del San GottardoAircolo,
Ticino

Uri

Urner MineralienmuseumSeedorf,
Uri
Uri's crystal museum in Seedorf is the most exceptional and fascinating mineral museum in Switzerland. It is located directly next to the lovely, late gothic water castle A Pro (1558), on the main road Seedorf-Bauen. The building with its winding rooms, deep vaults, unequal ground levels and gruff quarrystone walls ...

Valais

Mineralienmusuem GorsattBinn,
Valais
Musée des Sciences de la Terre
Museum of Earth Sciences
Martigny,
Valais
The Museum of Earth Sciences offers two floors of permanent exhibitions that together portray the geological world of Valais.
Regionalmuseum Binn
Binn Regional Museum
Binn,
Valais

Vaud

Musée Cantonal de GéologieLausanne,
Vaud
Musée des minéraux et des fossilesRougemont,
Vaud

Zurich

ETH Earth Sciences CollectionsZurich
Goldmuseum Siber+Siber Aathal-Seegräben,
Zurich
Naturmuseum WinterthurWinterthur,
Zurich
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