Henry-Dunant-Museum close to Lake Constance


Heiden, Switzerland

The museum presents the life, work and visions of Henry Dunant – in the house where the founder of the Red Cross spent the last 18 years of his life. In four rooms, visitors learn about his work, biography and personality, the founding of the Red Cross, his stay in Heiden, the Nobel Peace Prize and much more. Documents, objects and a film about Henry Dunant illustrate his impressive life. Temporary exhibitions explore themes relating to Henry Dunant’s life or to current affairs, based on his own thinking.

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Opening hours

1st April - 31st October:
Tue - Sat 1:15 pm - 4:30 pm
Sun 10 am - 12 pm and 1:15 pm - 4:30 pm

1st November - 31st March:
Wed and Sat 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Sun 10 am - 12 pm and 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

24th December - 6th January as well as Easter and Whitsun closed

Recommended time
120 Minutes

One free admission with the Bodensee Card Plus Summer

Contact address

Henry-Dunant-Museum Heiden
Asylstr. 2
9410 Heiden

Tel.: +41 71 8914404
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