Welcome you to the museum. We wish you a pleasant visit.
The house rules serve to make your visit to our museum as pleasant as possible and are obligatory for all visitors. Upon entering the museum building, you acknowledge our regulations and all other arrangements made to maintain operational safety. The protection of the persons and works of art on the premises is our priority:
The entire museum is subject to a total ban on smoking. Outside the museum the ashtrays must be used.
Children under 16 are only admitted if accompanied by adults. During the visit to the exhibition, adults
are responsible for the children under their supervision.
It is forbidden to eat or drink in the exhibition rooms. Breastfeeding babies is only permitted outside the exhibition rooms.
It is prohibited to make phone calls in the galleries.
Animals must not be taken into the museum. Guide dogs are an exception.
It is forbidden to touch the works of art. There must be a distance of at least 50 cm (20 inches) to the artwork. Failure to maintain this distance will trigger an alarm.
Coats and jackets must either be worn or left at the cloakroom.
For conservational and safety reasons, it is not permitted to enter the exhibition rooms with bulky, wet or pointed objects, such as umbrellas, rain gear, walking aids, large bags or luggage. Bags up to size DIN A4 (about 20 x 30 cm, or 8 x 12 inches) may be brought in, and small backpacks provided they are not worn on the back. In case of doubt, the staff will decide.
Please use our cloakroom and lockers. No liability is accepted for the cloakroom or lockers. Lost property will be deposited at the information desk in the entrance hall in the main building.
Visitors are liable for any damage caused.
Photography using mobile phones and compact cameras without flash, tripod or selfie stick is permitted for private purposes (exceptions are indicated). Large cameras are not permitted for safety reasons. Professional photography and filming require the authorization of the management. As part of our openings and events, photographs and videos are produced by the KMB and third parties. These are published, among other places, on the KMB website and social media channels (Facebook, Instagram, etc.) as well as on third-party media. By participating in the openings and events and entering the KMB premises, the persons present grant their consent to free publication, without the need for an express declaration on the part of the persons concerned.
The museum's audio guides and group guidance systems may not be removed from the premises.
Tour groups operated by third parties are not permitted. Group tours can be booked on
+41 (0) 61 206 63 00 or at email@example.com.
In case of a theft alarm going off, the museum is entitled to close all exits except the main exit in order to check persons.
For security reasons, the exhibition rooms are under video surveillance.
If the number of visitors is too high or if there are other special reasons, the museum may be completely or partially closed to visitors.
Prams are unsuitable, depending on the flow of visitors. Buggies can be borrowed free of charge at the cloakroom. Baby slings are permitted only if worn on the front of the body.
The instructions of supervisory staff must be obeyed. Should the house rules or staff instructions be repeatedly violated, future access to the museum may be barred.
Group leaders, teachers, school class supervisors: Please follow the museum guide to proper behavior with supplementary information for groups and school classes.
The museum management