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Volkerkundemuseum der Universitat Zurich

Pelikanstrasse 40, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 634 90 11
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not the typical ethnographic museum, but a topic oriented one

when I visite th emuseum it was exhibiting the drinking culture of several cultures and their... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
Fran R
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Zurich, Switzerland
Museum on the grounds of the Old Botanical Gardens

The Volkerkundemuseum is located within the grounds of the Old Botanical Gardens, so you can see... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2015
FormerCaliBoy
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Zurich, Switzerland
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1 Sep 2015
“not the typical ethnographic museum, but a topic oriented one”
29 Mar 2015
“Museum on the grounds of the Old Botanical Gardens”
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

when I visite th emuseum it was exhibiting the drinking culture of several cultures and their typical beverage - from wine and beer to tea all continents are represented; some specific cultures are then explained. good material with good explanations. it is worthwhile visiting

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Reviewed 30 March 2015

The Volkerkundemuseum is located within the grounds of the Old Botanical Gardens, so you can see both attractions together. The museum is free and all bags must be left in return deposit lockers on the lower floor. Currently, there is a special exhibit about the...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2014

The Ethnology Museum is nice but rather average and most of the signage is in German but it is located in the middle of Old Botanical Garden which is a quite park. This makes a very good combination for strolling around and exploring. Both places...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2013

The museum is a very nice place, it lies inside the earlier botanic garden of zurich and therefore a MUST to see. But unfortunatelly the expositions are very dump, no wit, no intellect - or at least, no combating intellect. Only defending an old point...More

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