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Chateau de Nyon

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Very beautiful chateau

From the outside is very beautiful and authentic castle of old times. It looks like a castle from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sofia, Bulgaria
Underestimated city

The Castle is eye-catching, very easy access from Nyon Gardens (worth to see!). The museum has an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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place du Chateau 5 | Musée historique et des porcelaines, Nyon, Nyon District 1260, Switzerland
+41 22 363 83 51
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Reviewed 3 days ago

From the outside is very beautiful and authentic castle of old times. It looks like a castle from the fairy tales. But from inside first 3 floors are restored and there was an exhibition which was not really interesting and nothing means and related to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Castle is eye-catching, very easy access from Nyon Gardens (worth to see!). The museum has an observation deck with the stunning view of Alps and Lac Leman! I think Nyon is underestimated city, I've already visited a few places around Geneva Lake and I...More

Thank jestemspiaca
Reviewed September 11, 2018

A Disney-esque dream of a place with fantastic views anda fruit-filled terrace taking you down to the lakeside via a cluster of medieval buildings. Wonderful wall paintings inside, plus a porcelain museum. Very popular wedding venue.

Thank bryanedwin
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Great venue for a business lunch. High end service and food. Pricy, but what is not in Switzerland. Well worth the visit. Will be back.

Thank Yves M
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We visit the chateau de Nyon with my young children. It was interesting for them especially the prison floor We went to the other museums down the lake it was nice day out all together

Thank dramal1981
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Attended a civil wedding on a beautiful May day in this little chateau which is also a museum! The view of the Lake Leman, from the chateau, is magnificent! Worth a visit and the small town of Nyon has many little boutiques and nice restaurants!

Thank geok21
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Just went around and through and there was a nice music play with piano and cello. Romantic! The view on the town is great too

Thank Pascal F
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Kids enjoyed making puppets and discovering the museum. We discovered that they host birthday parties too.

Thank mariejane2016
Reviewed May 10, 2018

The castle courtyard has amazing views, and is free, it's not a part of the paid museum. When I was there people were just sitting and eating lunch looking out at the lake. This isn't one of those museums set out like 'how people used...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Nyon is a great little town to visit and this museum is small but has lots of interesting rooms to explore. Allow an hour for the museum and a couple hours to walk around town.

Thank Ken Q
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