Embark on an educational and interactive gourmet journey around the world of food and nutrition, with numerous layover activities to choose from.
As a place of learning and exchange, the Food Museum cooks up a daily menu of activities linked with food and nutrition. Find the full buffet here to help you choose!
Dip into the world of food and nutrition at the Alimentarium and take an in-depth look into specific themes, peruse objects from our collection and dive into fascinating magazine articles, wherever you may be.
The Alimentarium Academy is designed for teachers, pupils from 8 to 16 years old and their parents. Teaching material, educational games and videos prepared by experts make learning about food and nutrition fun and engaging!
The Alimentarium prides its team, its select partners, its unusual history and firmly established mission which have helped it become a unique place of learning and an international emblem.
Feed your curiosity
What's new and more
At the Museum
Waffle and compote workshop
A creative culinary school trip for two classes from La Brévine
Integrating technology into the classroom
A Swiss-Vietnamese celebration
The Alimentarium FoodAcademy hosted the 45 year bond between the two countries
A world tour of the Garden
Explore and sample tasty treats from the vegetable garden
The world’s biggest fork is in front of the Alimentarium
The fork features in the Guinness World Records
The Museum Collection
400 objects to discover online
Travel to the heart of food
The permanent exhibition Food - The essence of life
A new visual identity for the Alimentarium
The design reflects a passion for and an interest in food and nutrition
Mornings in the Junior Academy (schools) (2017)
Individual Family Groups View the comprehensive offer
From Tuesday to Sunday:
10:00 - 17:00
Children 0-5 years of age
Children 6-16 years of age
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Quai Perdonnet 25
Case Postale 13
+41 021 924 41 11