The Swiss National Museum in Zurich has the largest collection of objects regarding the cultural history of Switzerland, covering all periods, from prehistory to the 21st century.

  • Be the first to Review
Your rating for Swiss Customs Museum
Tell others why (optional):
You have 850 characters left.

Expert Review of Swiss Customs Museum

Family Review of Swiss Customs Museum

Away Travel Expert: Christine Loomis
FamilyExpert Rating 3.0 out of 5 Recommended for:
Children aged 6 - 12 and 13 - 17
FamilyExpert Tips & Helpful Hints
  • It is popularly known as the Smugglers museum and part of its permanent exhibit space is devoted to an amazing collection of stuff people have tried to smuggle into Switzerland.
  • The museum, on the shores of Lake Lugano, is housed in what was once a border guard outpost. The building is part of the village of Cantine di Grandria, which includes vintage taverns and traditional rural dwellings.
  • Open Palm Sunday to the end of October; museum admission is free. Learn more at, the site of the Swiss National Museums.

On the shores of Lake Lugano
Price: Adults CHF 10, Reduced fee CHF 8, free for children under 16

Visitor Information

Telephone Number: 41 (0)44 218 65 11
Fax: 41 (0)44 211 29 49
Transportation: Train to Zurich HB (main station).
Price Information: Adults CHF 10, Reduced fee CHF 8, free for children under 16
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

Review by Away Copyright © 2010 all rights reserved.