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Swiss Camera Museum

Grande Place 99, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
+41 21 925 34 80
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Swiss Camera Museum

Very nice and interesting museum of swiss camera. Several rooms with a lot of equipment of all... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2017
Xavier P
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Switzerland
Interesting stop in Vevey

Don’t be deceived by the tiny façade because the museum has several floors. The collection is... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
bemazing
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Manila, Philippines
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20 Sep 2017
“Swiss Camera Museum”
22 Aug 2017
“Interesting stop in Vevey”
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Grande Place 99, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

Very nice and interesting museum of swiss camera. Several rooms with a lot of equipment of all categories of photography : studio, landscape, nature, body, lens, flash. I higly recommend this place.

Thank Xavier P
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Don’t be deceived by the tiny façade because the museum has several floors. The collection is extensive and arranged by era. I love the interactive parts of the collection, where you can touch and explore old cameras. Recommended visit especially if you’re into this type...More

Thank bemazing
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Reviewed November 22, 2016

I believe this is actually called the photography museum. Although I can't say I have a special interest in cameras or photos, I enjoyed this museum due to the interesting and historic exhibits.

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Reviewed August 25, 2016

Narrow building, but TALL, they cover a lot of ground -- the history starts on the ground floor, and each floor you go up brings you a little further forward in the story. How did I not know that photography began with scientists?? Of course...More

Thank Beakertroyd
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Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

This is a good place for young generations to learn about the history of photography. The museum displays different types of cameras starting from the late 19th century until recent times. There are also some exhibits for young children to interact with and enjoy their...More

Thank Faris S
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

Great place to visit and spend a few hours seeing the entire history of photos and cameras. The entrance deceives you as actually the museum is in two buildings that are connected. They also have some activities for families and children, like creating your own...More

Thank Calliopehk
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Reviewed June 29, 2016

This quaint museum is located at a short walk away from the CGN dock. And it houses 4 stories of camera history from the first to the current DSLRs. All in Kodachrome colour. Don't be put back by the size. A great way to spend...More

Thank two5kid
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Reviewed May 1, 2016

Not expensive and a very interesting place to spend an hour even if you are not a big camera enthusiast

Thank helenahankaart
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Reviewed February 24, 2016

This place takes you back in time to the beginnings of photography. It would be a great place to take the kids to show them a world before smartphones, iPads, selfies and Facebook posts. I was there with a friend and we both realised how...More

Thank Andrew W
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Reviewed November 8, 2015

I would not come to Vevey only for the museum, but if you are anywhere in the area and love photography you will love this museum!

Thank photoguyZurich
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