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Safety Measures at L'Hermitage

These provisions apply from 13 August 2020 until further notice. 

Face mask

  • All visitors aged 12+ must wear face masks
  • Disposable face masks can be purchased at Reception if necessary (CHF 1.-/piece)

Hand hygiene

  • Hand sanitising gel available at the museum entrance
  • Disposable soap and hand towels provided in the museum's toilets

Cleaning of equipment and infrastructure

  • Surfaces regularly cleaned and disinfected: handrails, seating, tables, counters, lift buttons and card machine buttons, door handles, cloakroom lockers, toilets

Safe distancing

  • Modifications to reception area, implementation of a one-way system and limited visitor numbers inside the museum to facilitate adoption of the recommended safe social distance of 1.5 metres 

Reception and ticket sales

  • Online ticket purchase preferred for exhibitions and activities
  • Cash payments avoided wherever possible
  • Till area fitted with perspex screens
  • Touch screen removed from reception counter
  • Floor markings at entrance for safe distance queuing

Activities programme

  • Single-use activity trails and room plans available at reception
  • Audiophones withdrawn until further notice
  • For all group activities (private and public events, workshops, guided tours) participants’ contact details will be recorded and group leaders identified

Shop and bookshop

  • Hygiene and social distancing rules in force

L’esquisse restaurant

  • L’Esquisse follows the specific safety measures applicable in restaurants