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Fondation Fernet-Branca

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Modern art in a unexpected environment.

I got myself a museum pass for the three countries (buy them in France, much cheaper than in... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2016
Karen K
Alsace, France
Fantastic looking building

After staying the night in Saint Louis this was the first stop on our trip to visit 5 countries in... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2015
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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18 Feb 2016
“Modern art in a unexpected environment.”
29 Jan 2015
“Fantastic looking building”
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Reviewed 19 February 2016

I got myself a museum pass for the three countries (buy them in France, much cheaper than in Switzerland) and happened upon this old distillery museum. You can still buy the liquor. The exhibitions/expositions change frequently but are mostly niche modern art.

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

After staying the night in Saint Louis this was the first stop on our trip to visit 5 countries in less than 6 hours. Sadly at 0830 in the morning it was closed. Saint Louis - France Weil am Rhein - Germany Basel & Zurich...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

well worth a trip out from Basel to the Fernet Branca Foundation. Excellent exhibitions, well laid out and perfect for a detailed browse. Very helpful and informative staff, too.

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Reviewed 15 October 2014

Check it out while in Basel, it's very easy to reach and has good exhibitions. The building itself contains the former Fernet Branca distillery and is worth a visit alone. There's a shop and a small bar.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank bucketfor99
Reviewed 18 July 2013

I was astonished the first time I visited the art museum installed in the old Fernet Branca-factory in St. Louis. For a fairly small provincial town, it keeps a high standard. I have seen lots of really good artists here, ranging from Olivier Debrè to...More

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank ithaca96
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