The MEG’s new exhibition: «L’effet boomerang. Les arts aborigènes d’Australie» (Geneva)

The current temporary exhibition at the MEG is «L’effet boomerang. Les arts aborigènes d’Australie», and it will run until 7th January 2018. See here for more information about the exhibition. For more information about the MEG, see a previous post from MBFF. For children and families – for more information about activities, music, dance, storytelling and creative workshops on offer for children and families, see the MEG’s programme. This little … Continue reading The MEG’s new exhibition: «L’effet boomerang. Les arts aborigènes d’Australie» (Geneva)

MEG – Musée d’Ethnographie de Genève

One of our favourite museums in Geneva is the MEG (le Musée d’Ethnographie de Genève) . . . we watched as it was being built and we were excited when it opened its shiny new doors! The adventure starts before you even enter the museum – the architecture is modern and audacious (designed by Graber Pulver Architekten AG) and there is a pretty landscaped garden (Hager Partner … Continue reading MEG – Musée d’Ethnographie de Genève

MAH – Musée d’Art et d’Histoire (Geneva)

One of the largest museums in Switzerland, the MAH – Musée d’Art et d’Histoire, displays over 650 000 sculptures, objects and paintings over 5 floors. Built in 1910 by the architect Marc Camoletti, the museum is located in the old town, and so is a short walk from plenty of other family delights. We thoroughly enjoyed our last visit here, concentrating on just a couple of … Continue reading MAH – Musée d’Art et d’Histoire (Geneva)

Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle (Geneva)

Geneva’s Natural History Museum has been our go-to museum on rainy days for the last 5 years!  We have, over the years, pushed a sleeping baby around the exhibits here, watched our toddlers crawl/run/topple over and we have spent plenty of time running after them too! What a wonderful museum this is!  Set across 4 floors, the permanent exhibits include: local fauna, animals of the world … Continue reading Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle (Geneva)