The Musée Alexis Forel is located in a magnificent 16th century mansion in Morges’s attractive pedestrian Grand-Rue. This multi-disciplinary museum includes a collection of original and eloquent works of art as well as temporary exhibitions mainly featuring illustrious Morge residents.
The Alexis Forel Museum presents a varied new programme of temporary exhibitions and activities each year.
Through the annual programme, visitors may discover contemporary art by Swiss artists, as well as the showcase for the collections and the patrimony of Morges, in the magnificent historical 16th century house where the museum collections are displayed.
Concerts, lectures and theatrical performances are also on offer.
The "Boîtes à rêves" and Russian icon spaces are always open to visitors.
Did you know ?
The "Morges Manifesto", the founding text of the WWF, World Wide Fund for Nature, was signed here in 1961.
A commemorative plaque is fixed on the wall of the inner courtyard.