Charles-Eames-Str. 1

Weil am Rhein

coordinates: 47.6017036,7.6187181
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Building names(s): Vitra Design Museum
Architect/Designer: Frank Gehry
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Completion date: 1989

function(s): gallery, museum

Guided Architecture Tours: daily at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Museum website: www.design-museum.de

Monday – Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m
Closed: December 24 – 25, December 31, January 1
The cafè has the same opening hours as the museum.

Museum EUR 8,00
Guided architectural tour: EUR 9,50 (Duration: 2 hours)
Combination ticket (museum + guided architectural tour); EUR 13,50

getting there:
Public transportation (ÖPNV): From Basel (Claraplatz or Badischer Bahnhof) take bus number 55 until the bus stop Vitra. From the train station in Weil am Rhein it is about a 15-minute walk to the museum.

By car: The Vitra Design Museum can be reached from Freiburg (north) or Basel (south) via the Autobahn A5 (exit Weil am Rhein), from France/St. Louis take the boarder crossing Palmrain. From Lörrach/Riehen turn west at the marked junction “Weil am Rhein” just north of the Fondation Beyeler. A big car park free of charge exists.