Prangins Castle, Prangins

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Prangins Castle is a castle in the municipality of Prangins of the Canton of Vaud in Switzerland. It is a Swiss heritage site of national significance.
It is home to one part of the Swiss National Museum. There are other parts are in Zurich and Schwyz. At Prangins, the displays focus mainly on daily life in the castle and the region. There are also displays relating to Swiss history, as well as temporary exhibitions and cultural events. There is a café, serving drinks, snacks and lunch. The terrace has views of Lake Geneva and the Alps.
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  • Had a fab lunch today after our hike down from Genolier. WE were 11 and took a reservation at last minute. The owner/manager isn't very friendly, however the young waitress was service herself and so....  more »
  • Like others, we found this a good place to visit. The cafe is excellent and has superb lunches. Lovely ambiance and great views. To be honest, we did not find the visit to the chateau that...  more »
  • Very interesting museum.
  • Very pretty building that is part of the Agroscope
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