Museum für Gestaltung - Zürich, Switzerland
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N 47° 22.953 E 008° 32.155
32T E 464970 N 5247781
Quick Description: The Museum für Gestaltung Zürich is Switzerland's leading design and visual communication museum.
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Date Posted: 9/12/2012 2:27:46 AM
Waymark Code: WMF8XX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
The Museum für Gestaltung is Switzerland's leading design and visual communication museum and one of the most visited museums of Zürich.

It was founded in 1875 and has a close connection to the Zürich University of Arts. It was originally located in a wing of the nearby Swiss National Museum and moved to the current location in 1933. The building was designed by the architects Adolf Steger (1888-1939) and Karl Egender (1897-1969). The museum is handicapped accessible and includes a library, a gift shop and a cafeteria.
Name: Museum für Gestaltung

Location:
Ausstellungsstrasse 60 CH-8005 Zürich


Phone Number: T: +41 (0)43 446 67 67

Web Site: [Web Link]

Agency/Ownership: Public

Hours of operation:
Tuesday–Sunday 10 am–5 pm Wednesday 10 am–8 pm


Admission Fee: 7 (reduced rate 5)

Gift Shop: yes

Cafe/Restaurant: yes

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