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National Park Centre Zernez

Urtatsch 2, Zernez 7530, Switzerland
+41 81 851 41 41
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Nothing fantastic

Though the eployees are quite helpful, this place is more like a shop than a real information... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Study visit at Swiss National Park

Recently we have visited Swiss National Park and we had a very interesting experience in the... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
Brasov, Romania
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Experience, discover, marvel, question, participate: in the National Park Centre’s four exhibition rooms take a closer look at the National Park, its flora and fauna, its history, the inexhaustible variety of nature – with a completely new approach. An enriching and inspiring experience before you set off on your walk in the Park. An audio guide, in five languages, accompanies you through the exhibition. Interactive, awareness-orientated exhibition • Audio guide in 5 languages • Seasonal, alternating exhibitions • Multimedia presence of partner organizations • Laser relief model and information stands • Shop offering a wide range of related merchandise • National Park information desk and Zernez Tourist Information • Text message service (sms) • Field glasses and digital walking guides available for hire • Guided walks in the Swiss National Park on offer and by arrangement
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“geology” (3 reviews)
“exhibition” (2 reviews)
“shop” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Urtatsch 2, Zernez 7530, Switzerland
+41 81 851 41 41
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Though the eployees are quite helpful, this place is more like a shop than a real information center, It was much smaller than I thought.

Thank jaquoze
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Recently we have visited Swiss National Park and we had a very interesting experience in the visitor centre as well on the thematic trail. In our group we had people working in protected areas in Romania. We have found inspiration and motivation and we have...More

Thank laurais68
Reviewed 3 August 2016

An excellent introduction to the national park, with it's history, ecology, geology and zoology (a bit less botany) presented in a interesting and accessible way that obviously please both adults and children. The museum itself is not very large but packed with cleverly designed stands...More

Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 25 September 2015

An informative series of exhibits about the geology and ecology of the national park, with good videos and excellent displays on the animal life in particular.

Thank lenemike
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Before visiting the national park this museum gives a lot of useful information about the nature and history of it. You can have an audio guide (in several languages) and take the tour in your own pace by just entering the numbers at each item.

Thank Gustav160
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Big shop at the reception area, you get free brochures and maps and great hiking advise for tours from the staff. The museum is certainly very informative and starts with three movies showing the wonderful nature of the national park. You have a gadget where...More

Thank Thankfulness
Reviewed 7 August 2015

This is the obvious information point where you can find information about the national park. Just book a guided tour of the national park, even if it's in german other visitor will be happy to translate and you won't need a translation when a "Steinbock"...More

Thank Julien E
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Nice, informative museum. They provide audio devices in many languages. The displays are well laid out with interesting facts about each one.

1  Thank Phhugg
Reviewed 24 January 2015

Must be a highly controversial piece of architecture being what appears to be a granite cube. Not what you'd call vernacular. Inside the three introductory film screens slow you down and get you into the mood for what follows. Superb photography. You visit the centre...More

Thank Whittlesford
Reviewed 28 September 2014

So many wonderful walks and if you're lucky you get to see a marmot, a chamois or just listening to the twitter of birds.

Thank carohuer
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17 December 2014|
Response from cfbfribourgsuisse |
vous avez un bus qui vous dépose au départ de chaque randonnée ! le bus part de la Gare de Zernez et fait la vallée entière, vous ne pouvez pas vous tromper. vous avez différents parcours de facile à difficile !
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