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MuseumUNESCO | Martin Bodmer Foundation

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About the museum

The Bodmer Foundation (French: Fondation Martin Bodmer) is a library and museum specialised in manuscripts and precious editions. It is located in Cologny, Switzerland just outside Geneva.

Also known as Bibliotheca Bodmeriana (or Bodmer Library), it is a Swiss heritage site of national significance. The library was established by Martin Bodmer and is famous as the home of the Bodmer Papyri. Some of these papyri are among the oldest remaining copies of the New Testament. It also houses a copy of the Gutenberg Bible.

Plan your visit

  • 19 Route Martin Bodmer
    Genève (Cologny), Switzerland
  • Today:
    09:00 - 17:00
    Mon
    Closed
    Tue
    14:00 - 18:00
    Wed
    14:00 - 18:00
    Thu
    14:00 - 18:00
    Fri
    14:00 - 18:00
    Sat
    14:00 - 18:00
    Sun
    14:00 - 18:00
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  • www.fondationbodmer.ch

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  • John

    2 out of 5 rating 09-02-2017

    Pourquoi utiliser les iPad quand ils sont trop grand c'est très difficile

  • Traveller

    1 out of 5 rating 05-01-2016

    There's no audio guide available. Why is it listed?

  • Laura

    5 out of 5 rating 01-17-2016

    J'aimerais aussi un audioguide sur l'expo permanente ce serait bien !

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