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Visitor Information

Fotomuseum Winterthur
Grüzenstrasse 44 + 45
CH-8400 Winterthur

Opening Hours

Tue–Sun 11 a.m.–6 p.m., Wed 11 a.m.–8 p.m., Mon closed
New: Wednesdays 5–8 p.m free entry

Holidays

Open from 11 a.m.–6 p.m.:
Easter Sunday and Monday, 1 May, Ascension Day, Pentecost and Pentecost Monday, 1 August, 26 December and 2 January 

Open from 11 a.m.–4 p.m.:
24 and 31 December 

Closed on:
Good Friday, 25 December and 1 January

Admission Charges

Exhibitions Fotomuseum: 10 CHF (concessions 8 CHF)
Exhibitions Fotostiftung Schweiz: 10 CHF (concessions 8 CHF)
Exhibition pass (all exhibitions): 19 CHF (concessions 15 CHF)
Free admission for children and youths up to the age of 16

Center for Photography

Fotostiftung Schweiz (Swiss Foundation of Photography)
Tue–Sun 11 a.m.–6 p.m., Wed 11 a.m.–8 p.m., Mon closed

Photo Library
Tue–Fri, 1.30–5.30 p.m.

Bistro George
Summer opening hours till September 3:
Tue–Sun 10 a.m.–3 p.m., Mon closed
Regular opening hours from September 4:
Tue–Sun 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Wed 10 a.m.–8 p.m., Mon closed

Reservation +41 (0)52 238 10 90, 
info@bistro-george.ch

Exhibitions, the photo library and the bistro are accessible by wheelchair.

Getting there


Car

Motorway from Zurich: exit Winterthur-Töss, direction “Zentrum” (City Centre), then follow the sign “Fotomuseum”.
Motorway from St. Gallen: exit Oberwinterthur, direction “Zentrum” (City Centre), then follow the sign “Fotomuseum”.
Parking facilities near the museum.

Train

From Zurich to Winterthur: S 12, IC Zurich-St. Gallen and IR Zurich-Schaffhausen (20–25 min).
From Zurich Airport: IC and IR trains (15 min).
From St. Gallen: IC and IR trains (40–45 min).
From Schaffhausen: IC and IR trains (35 min).

Bus

From Winterthur train station: Bus no. 2 (direction Seen), 3 stops till “Fotozentrum”.