The exhibition halls are located in the "Palais de Rumine", in the center of Lausanne.

Opening hours


Tuesday-Sunday   10h-17h
Monday   closed

Admission fees

Free for the members of the Amis du Musée

Guided tours

The museum organises on request guided tours which can be given in English. The price is of CHF 100.- plus the usual admission fees.


The exhibitions halls are situated on level 3 in the "Palais de Rumine", in the center of Lausanne, on the Riponne place.

Stop: Riponne-M. Béjart

Bus n°1, 2, 7, 8, 16, 18, 60 & Métro (M2)

Location map of the "Palais de Rumine"


Welcome desk at the "Palais de Rumine": 021 316 33 10

Museum secretary: 021 692 44 70;

Someone from the museum staff

Postal address: Muséum cantonal des sciences naturelles, Département de géologie, Quartier UNIL - Dorigny, Bâtiment Anthropole, CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

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The "Palais de Rumine", on the Riponne place

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