Opening hours

Museum + Bookshop & Shop
Tuesday-Sunday: 10:00–18:00
Thursday: 10:00–21:00
Monday: closed
Open (10:00–18:00) on the following public holidays: Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Monday, Ascension Day, Whit Monday, Swiss National Day, Monday after Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer
The museum is closed to the public in periods between temporary exhibitions.

L’esquisse Restaurant
Tuesday–Sunday: 09:45–18:00
Thursday: 09:45–23:00
Monday: closed


CHF 22.-
AVS/AI/AC – Concessions 
CHF 18.-
Students, apprentices, young people (aged 10–17)
CHF 10.-
Group (10 people or more)
CHF 18.-
Family (2 adults + children)         
CHF 45.-
Thursday lates (18:00–21:00)    
CHF 11.- (adults) | CHF 5.- (children)
Children (aged 9 or less)
Friends of the Hermitage


Route du Signal 2
1018 Lausanne

Transports publics
TL bus 16 – Hermitage stop


Parking du Signal, place des Fêtes de Sauvabelin

A cloakroom and lockers are available free of charge at the museum entrance. Bags no larger than A4 size (approx. 20 x 30 cm) are permitted in the exhibition rooms. All larger bags must be left in the lockers.

Baby Buggies
Compact buggies may be used inside the museum.
Permitted buggies are available from Reception if required (booking advisable +41 (0)21 320 50 01).

The museum is wheelchair accessible (ramp and lift).
Wheelchairs, walking sticks and crutches are available from Reception on request (booking advisable +41 (0)21 320 50 01).