Practical Information


11, av. des Bergières
CH - 1004 Lausanne
Phone +41 21 315 25 70
Fax +41 21 315 25 71

Public transportation

By public bus No. 2, 3 or 21, Beaulieu-Jomini bus stop
From the train station : bus No. 3 or 21, Beaulieu-Jomini bus stop

Access by car

Highway: follow Lausanne-Nord; exit at Lausanne-Blécherette, follow "Palais de Beaulieu".
Kindly use the Palais de Beaulieu parking lot 100 meters from the Collection. No parking space is available to visitors on the Collection de l'Art Brut premises.(Enlarge the map)

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Persons with reduced mobility : partly accessible.

Entrance fee

Adults : CHF 10.-
Pensioners, students : CHF 5.-
Groups of 6 or more : CHF 5.-
Children under 16, the unemployed, and the first Saturday of the month : no charge
Swiss Museum Pass | Swiss Travel System : no charge.

Payment: in Swiss Francs or by the Postcard, Maestro, Visa, Eurocard, Mastercard, American Express credit card.

Opening hours

The Collection de l’Art Brut is open:
- July through August, every day from 11am to 6pm
- September through June: closed on Mondays
- closed on December 25 and january 1st.
 - on all holidays, including the Jeune Fédéral (a national holiday), December 24 (from 11am to 5pm) and December 31 (from 11am to 7pm)


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