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Imposing building

An imposing building in an area full of attractions. The cathedral is next door which makes... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
Factfinder90
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Pretoria, South Africa
Different museum for different interest

Beside you can appreciate the design and structure of Palais de Rumine, it is so good to walk... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2017
JonWilsonAdventure
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London, United Kingdom
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11 May 2018
“Imposing building”
5 weeks ago
“Quirky, but lots of fun”
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was not quite sure what to expect when I walked into the Rumine, but given that it was free, I thought I would give it a go. Much to my surprise it is full of delights including the only complete dinosaur skeleton in Switzerland,...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2018

Beautiful set of museums inside the Palais de Rumine. You can easily spend 3 hours inside, going through the amazing and unique collections which are on 3 floors. There are people working on each floor who can assist you with questions regarding the collections. Signage...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018

An imposing building in an area full of attractions. The cathedral is next door which makes visiting very easy.

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Reviewed November 16, 2017

I had no idea this place was here and thought it was just an impressive building in the square. As I saw people coming and going I thought I would look in and I struck gold. On the day I visited, there was the Ai...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

Beside you can appreciate the design and structure of Palais de Rumine, it is so good to walk through 5 museum inside the same building.

Thank JonWilsonAdventure
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Palace de Rumine in Lausanne has an interesting and dramatic history related to life values, heritage and relationship with the native land (the Russian impare, 19th century).

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Reviewed June 5, 2017

Nice buildings on the square always seems to be a lot of activity, we were warned about pickpocketing so keep, your wits about you and your valuables safe. Given the impression it was not onthe good side of town

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Reviewed December 21, 2016

Actually a nice square especially if its market day like on wednesday or saturday. otherwise avoid as it is the home of all the drug addicts of Lausanne

4  Thank Gilbert B
Reviewed December 7, 2016

This is a fantastic place, gorgeous building and loads of various museums inside to visit. Kids go free and adult are under Frs 5.- so great outing when you have no other ideas or if the weather is bad.

1  Thank Lulu72S
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend contacting the museums in advance and booking a private tour. The tours are free and they can do them in English and they are before the museum opens. There are 5 or 6 different museums all in one building and they are...More

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