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Wonderful music box museum! More interesting than Sainte Croix!

Having already visited the Museum (Musée d'automates et de boites à musique) in Sainte-Croix, we... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2017
Swissbulgarican
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Lausanne, Switzerland
Fantastic, unique

Out of the standard tourist path, one finds this outstanding collection of mechanical music... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2016
Giorgio M
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Grand'Rue 23, L'Auberson 1454, Switzerland
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+41 24 454 33 88
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

Having already visited the Museum (Musée d'automates et de boites à musique) in Sainte-Croix, we absolutely loved our visit to Musée Baud in L'Auberson. While perhaps slightly smaller in size, we felt this site was perhaps more interesting due to the variety and size of...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2016

Out of the standard tourist path, one finds this outstanding collection of mechanical music instruments. Calling it a "music box museum" is not correct, since most pieces are not music boxes but complicated and unique mechanical systems. Extremely interesting, well presented by a competent staff....More

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Reviewed April 10, 2016

Worth the extra drive from St Croix. Staff very knowledgable and multilingual.The music boxes are stunning and in great working order. A craft that is getting lost in the digital age unfortunately. My teenagers loved it. Area is also beautiful for hikes in the Jura...More

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Reviewed February 8, 2015

A little bit out of the way, but together with the CIMA in Ste Croix (just 5 minutes by car) a wonderful possibility to see and learn about the history of music boxes

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Reviewed November 10, 2013

The best music box museum as you get to hear and see these mechanical wonders first hand. Tours available in multiple languages from very knowledgeable and friendly guides. This museum has been family run for several generations and is the real deal. Highly recommend taking...More

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