Fotomuseum Winterthur – Museum of Photography and Photographic Media

The Swiss Museum of Contemporary and Classic Arts and Documentary Photography enjoys international acclaim for its exhibitions.

With its pictures ranging from art to documentation of the ordinary, this Swiss Mecca of photography captivates more than just hardened fans. The Winterthur Museum of Photography enthuses fans with contemporary collections in addition to the temporary exhibitions for which it is renowned.

The museum operates in collaboration with the Fotostiftung Schweiz association. It also includes a bistro, library, lounge and shop.

And it's good to know that these Winterthur museums are just 20 minutes away from Zurich City.

Winterthur Museum Pass
Explore Winterthur's museums with the Winterthur Museum Pass: CHF 25 for 1 day (excl. Technorama), CHF 35 for 2 days and free use of the special museum bus. The Museum Pass is obtainable from Winterthur Tourism or at the museums.

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According to the exhibition CHF 10 (reduced price CHF 8)
Admission to all exhibitions CHF 19 (reduced price CHF 15)
Children 0 – 16 years old free entrance
On Wednesday, 5pm – 8pm free entrance

Opening Hours

Tuesday to Sunday, 11am – 6pm
Wednesday 11am – 8pm