=

Swiss National Museum

vs

Museum of Art

Both Swiss National Museum and Museum of Art are endorsed by professional travelers. On balance, Museum of Art is preferred by most professionals compared to Swiss National Museum. Museum of Art comes in at 90 with approval from 4 reviewers including Travel + Leisure, Lonely Planet and Fodor's.

Both Swiss National Museum and Museum of Art are endorsed by professional travelers. On balance, Museum of Art is preferred by most professionals compared to Swiss National Museum. Museum of Art comes in at 90 with approval from 4 reviewers including Travel + Leisure, Lonely Planet and Fodor's.

tripexpert score
89
#2 in Zurich
location

Museumstrasse 2, Zurich 8023, Switzerland

endorsements
  • 5 endorsements
  • 6

    Fodor's

    Housed in a gargantuan neo-Gothic building dating from 1889, the Swiss National Museum owns an enormous collection of objects dating from the Stone Age to modern times. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 34

    The displays are high-tech, the galleries are bright and spacious, and instead of the usual audio guide, there are iPads tours. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet

    Inside a purpose-built cross between a mansion and a castle sprawls this eclectic and imaginatively presented museum. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 54

    The museum houses extensive collections that touch upon every aspect of Swiss culture and lifestyle, from the Stone Age to the present day Full Review →

  • 55

    Afar Magazine

    The museum creatively displays the history and culture of Switzerland in a colorful manner for all ages. Full Review →

  • Read all reviews →

97
#1 in Zurich

Heimplatz 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland

  • 5 endorsements
  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    With a varied and high-quality permanent collection of paintings—medieval, Dutch and Italian Baroque, and Impressionist—the Kunsthaus is Zürich's best art museum. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 34

    The treasures span six centuries, from the Middle Ages to the present, but the real emphasis is on 19th- and 20th-century art, with works by all the greats. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

    Zürich’s impressive fine arts gallery boasts a rich collection of largely European art. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 55

    This museum's main focus is on modern art, but the first floor has works by Rembrandt, Ruysdael, Fra Angelico, Rubens, and Swiss artists like Hodler, Segantini and Füssli. Full Review →

  • 12

    Travel + Leisure

    The city's preeminent art museum has a first-rate collection of old masters and impressionist paintings as well as exhibitions. Full Review →

  • Read all reviews →
Book Now on Booking.com
BEST RATE GUARANTEED

or use your email address:

Register Login

Already have an account?

Log in →
Forgot password?

Don't have an account yet?

Register →