Swiss National Museum
Château de Prangins
Avenue Général Guiguer 3
T. +41 22 994 88 90
F. +41 22 994 88 98
A1 motorway: From Geneva, take the Nyon exit, from Lausanne the Gland exit, then follow the signposts. There are plenty of free parking spaces along Route Suisse. From here, it is a pleasant five-minute walk through the Abériaux meadow to the castle.
Duration about 25 min. from the train station in Nyon. Follow the tracks in the direction of Lausanne and the pedestrian signs.
NEW! In addition to TPN bus services, a special shuttle bus will run between Nyon railway station, the CGN ferry landing stage (lakeside parking) and Château de Prangins between 11 a.m. and 4.30 p.m. on weekends and public holidays from 30 March to 28 October 2018. Buses depart Nyon railway station (Jura side exit, next to the Publibike station) every 30 minutes on the hour and half hour. Return fare: CHF 5 | CHF 3 (ages 6-16, AHV).
WHERE TO STAY AND WHERE TO GO
The Nyon area is home to numerous festivals, some of which are partners of Château de Prangins. Come for the experience and treat yourself to a stay in one of the region’s hotels.
Take a CGN boat to the landing stage at Nyon. Then, it is a 20-minute walk along Rue de Rive and Route de Lausanne.
Self-service bicycles are available at the station and the landing stage in Nyon, as well as in Gland.
The chateau welcomes visitors with disabilities and families with young children. All exhibition areas are wheelchair and pushchair accessible (with the exception of a small room in the temporary exhibition and one of the rooms in the cellar). Persons with reduced mobility can be dropped off at the entrance to the chateau’s courtyard. Please report to the access points at the entrance close to Route du Clos. Admission is free for your companion. Disabled toilets are located in the basement and can be accessed via the lift.
The museum has two wheelchairs available for visitor use.
We regret that animals are not permitted in the museum but are allowed in the park.