Useful information


Public transportation: underground (metro) line M2 station Bessières; bus 6, 7 or 66 station Bessières; bus 16 station Pont Bessières.

From the main station (CFF):  underground (metro) line M2, direction Sallaz/Croisettes station Bessières. 

By car: Coming from the north of Lausanne, take the Lausanne-Vennes exit, then follow the "Centre/toutes directions" signs. Park at the Riponne, Rôtillon or Mon-Repos carparks.

From the south, take the Lausanne-Maladière exit, then follow the "Centre" signs.
Park at the Riponne carpark.

The mudac is accessible to people with wheelchairs, except for two rooms on the second floor (glass art collection). The elevator is 90 cm wide (door) and 210 cm long.

Opening hours:
Tuesday-Sunday: 11.00-18.00
Monday closed, except in July and August
Open on public holidays
throughout the year, including on Mondays.

Holiday season:
24 and 31 December: 11.00-16.00
25 December and 1 January: closed

Entrance fee:

Full charge: Fr. 10.-
Students, pensioners: Fr. 5.-
Children up to 16, unemployed: free of charge
Combined entrance fee with Musée Historique, Lausanne: Fr. 15.- / Fr. 8.-

Free admission on the first Saturday of the month.

Schools: we kindly require you to inform us of your visit a few days in advance: 021 315 25 30 or

Guided tours upon request: 100.- per group + 5.-/person (private groupe) and 50.-/class (schools)