ART AND CULTURE

ROULEZ LES MÉCANIQUES. LA LOI DU MOINDRE EFFORT ! 17 OCT - 15 SEP 2019

How to set a mass in motion...without exhausting itself? Since ancient times, or even before, humans have developed a series of technical devices and tricks to move, carry or block large loads. They were given the name "machines". In their most basic form, they are called "simple machines". They are grouped into two families, those derived from the inclined plane and those using a lever.

DINO WORLD VERSOIX 24 MAY - 25 AUG 2019

At DinoWorld, children are kings. From the excavation area to the adventure park, everything is designed for educational purposes, but also and above all for everyone to have fun. Children are invited to explore, play and roar like any self-respecting young T-Rex.

METAMORPHOSES 10 May 2019 - 16 Feb 2020

Ovid’s masterpiece, Metamorphoses, is a rich subject for a theme-based presentation of the fi ne arts collections linked to Antiquity. This epic poem runs deep through Western culture, both on a literary and an iconographic level, but also invites us to examine the creative process.

MUR|MURS, JACQUES KAUFMANN CERAMIC ARCHITECTURE 17 May - 10 Nov 2019

With the exhibition MUR|Murs, Jacques Kaufmann Ceramic Architecture, is the first opportunity for the Ariana Museum to deploy in the park with five architectural and monumental installations whose starting point is brick. After the park, the exhibition will also invest inside the museum. Without doubt, this one will lead the public to wonder about the theme of the wall; it is a barrier or protection, permanent or ephemeral, tangible or symbolic.

THE FAIRY TALE FACTORY 17 May 2019 - 05 Jan 2020

Once upon a time… We all know stories beginning with these four words. From Finland to Greece, from Spain to the Alps, tales are part of our common cultural heritage. It is this world, at the same time very familiar and utterly fantastical, that the MEG explores in its new exhibition. On crossing the threshold, visitors find themselves propelled into a surprising atmosphere where the stories are lived as a sensory experience.

SYMBOL & SENSITIVITY, SECRETS OF THE PLANT WORLD 23 May - 13 Oct 2019

The plant world illuminates our lives and civilizations with its symbols and the emotions it arouses. We do not always know how to detect, absorb and benefit from them. This is what this exhibition aims to do by focusing the visitor's attention on these hidden aspects of the plant world. Playful and didactic, this new exhibition will awaken your senses. She invites you to decipher the symbols and messages of plants, in relation to the collections of the Botanical Garden and for your greatest pleasure!

CITÉ DU TEMPS

The Cité du Temps in Geneva offers a timeless interlude through original art exhibitions, a gallery dedicated to Swatch or simply relaxing with a drink.

MARTIN BODMER FOUNDATION

A museum that is unique in all the world with an inestimable heritage. Testimonies to humankind’s greatest intellectual and spiritual advances are brought together as part of this permanent collection: papyrus, medieval manuscripts, autographs, incunabula, first editions and art editions, archaeological documents and drawings.

LE GLOBE DE LA SCIENCE ET DE L'INNOVATION - CERN

THE OLYMPIC MUSEUM

Would you like to relive a few of the great moments from the olympics? To buzz with the champions? The world of the games in all its dimensions is open to you.

MUSEUM OF ART AND HISTORY

The Museum of Art and History invites you to join a journey through time. Inaugurated in 1910, it features some of the greatest museums in switzerland, with collections of archaeology, applied and fine art in particular.

MUSEUM OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART (MAMCO)

For enlightened amateurs or beginners in the realm of modern and contemporary art, mamco is the biggest, the youngest and most contemporary art museum in switzerland. Its work is based on a collection of some 4,000 works, of which it owns one third.

ETHNOGRAPHIC MUSEUM

Geneva’s ethnographic museum groups one of the two most important ethnographic collections in switzerland. Through its reference exhibitions and temporary scenographies, the museum tackles the diversity of cultures and the richness of their differences.

International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum

Geneva, home of the Red Cross, shelters the only museum devoted to the work of Henry Dunant. emotion, discovery, reflection: the museum’s permanent exhibition offers a unique introductory experience to humanitarian activities.

International Museum of the Reformation

The reformation turned the history of europe upside down. created in 2005, thanks to a wonderful collection of objects, paintings, books and manuscripts, the international museum of the reformation exhibits living traces of christianity’s key religious movement. An interesting way to discover a piece of Geneva’s history.

PATEK PHILIPPE MUSEUM

Treat yourself to an experience encompassing 500 years of watch history at the patek philippe museum in plainpalais. founded in 2001, the museum houses the most prestigious watchmaking creations by the geneva brand’s master watchmakers, along with an extraordinary collection of watches, musical automata and enamel from the 16th to the 19th centuries and from geneva, switzerland and europe. It is also home to a library that is entirely devoted to watchmaking.

MICROCOSM-CERN

Discover the world of the cern, its unusual experiments and its monumental accelerator complex, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). Meet the scientists who build and pilot these extraordinary machines.

MAISON TAVEL

The Maison Tavel is the oldest private house conserved in geneva! destroyed by a fire in 1334, this residence was rebuilt by the noble genevan tavel family, which endowed the house with its distintive character as an urban manion. transformed into a museum in 1986, it offers a chance to discover the urban evolution of the city, along with the different aspects of the past life of its inhabitants.

ROULEZ LES MÉCANIQUES. LA LOI DU MOINDRE EFFORT ! 17 OCT - 15 SEP 2019

How to set a mass in motion...without exhausting itself? Since ancient times, or even before, humans have developed a series of technical devices and tricks to move, carry or block large loads. They were given the name "machines". In their most basic form, they are called "simple machines". They are grouped into two families, those derived from the inclined plane and those using a lever.

DINO WORLD VERSOIX 24 MAY - 25 AUG 2019

At DinoWorld, children are kings. From the excavation area to the adventure park, everything is designed for educational purposes, but also and above all for everyone to have fun. Children are invited to explore, play and roar like any self-respecting young T-Rex.

METAMORPHOSES 10 May 2019 - 16 Feb 2020

Ovid’s masterpiece, Metamorphoses, is a rich subject for a theme-based presentation of the fi ne arts collections linked to Antiquity. This epic poem runs deep through Western culture, both on a literary and an iconographic level, but also invites us to examine the creative process.

MUR|MURS, JACQUES KAUFMANN CERAMIC ARCHITECTURE 17 May - 10 Nov 2019

With the exhibition MUR|Murs, Jacques Kaufmann Ceramic Architecture, is the first opportunity for the Ariana Museum to deploy in the park with five architectural and monumental installations whose starting point is brick. After the park, the exhibition will also invest inside the museum. Without doubt, this one will lead the public to wonder about the theme of the wall; it is a barrier or protection, permanent or ephemeral, tangible or symbolic.