Museum Burg Zug
Kirchenstrasse 11
CH-6300 Zug
T +41 (0) 41 728 29 70

Tour bookings (private)


Opening hours
Tue – Fri 2 - 5 pm
Sat & Sun 10 am - 5 pm
Mon closed

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Patronizing club Friends of Zug Castle

  • Freunde Burg Zug: Ausflug 2019 4
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The Museum Burg Zug covers in its exhibitions different subjects. Next to historical also current topics are displayed. The exhibitions are accompanied by a rich offer of events, guided tours, aperos and workshops for public and school classes as well as seasonal events. The Museum Burg Zug contributes to a vivid city of Zug and supports the cultural life of Zug. 

To be able to realize this rich program, the museums needs patrons as the patronizing club Friends of Zug Castle. Be a patron and join the patronizing club to sponsor current cultural life and events as well as help preserving traditions and regional culture of Zug.

The club presents itself:
The patronizing club Friends of Zug Castle has about 200 members different ages. They are mostly living in the canton of Zug or next to it. They are interested in culture and history and spend time together at different excursions.

The club is headed by the following board:
Vreny Landtwing-Gschwend, cashier
Martina Arnold
Valentin Hartmann
Judith Müller, president
Mette Rotbøll
Anu-Maaria Calamnius-Puhakka
(from left to right at the picture)



Next events:

Thursday, October 21st | 2 - 3 pm: Stammtisch - A look into the collection depots by curator David Etter.
meeting point in front of the Museum für Urgeschichte(n) at Hofstrasse 15 in Zug, Covid-zertificate necessary

Sunday, November 14th | 11 am -  12 noon: Musical matinée -  The cello ensmble of the music school Zug plays at the Castle Museum Zug. 
Only for members of the Friends of the Castle Museum Zug | free entry | Covid-zertificate necessary

Thursday, January 6th | 2 to 3 pm: Stammtisch - A look behind the scenes of the Zug Castle Museum: Lecture and get-together

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Zug Castle Museums reserves the right to cancel events at short notive and thanks you for your understanding.


Become a member of the patronizing club Friends of Zug Castle

You would like to become a member und support the Museum Burg Zug in future?
Your advantages as a member:
  • Free entry to all exhibitions and public guided tours
  • Reduction at special events and publications
  • Personal invitation to the opening day of all special exhibitions
  • Information and invitation to all events
  • Invitation to different excursions on the tracks of the history of Zug
  • Unique insights into the museum and collection
  • Guided tour of the depot of the Museum Burg Zug

Members contribution per year:
Membership for individuals: CHF 50
Membership for couples: CHF 75
Membership for juniors (16 to 25 years): CHF 20
Membership for companies/institutions: CHF 250


Exkursion der Freunde Burg Zug nach Solothurn, Vereinsausflug 2019, 01.09.2019
Die Freunde der Burg Zug haben einen Ausflug nach Bellinzona unternommen, Zuger Zeitung, 08.09.2017 
Auf Wilhelm Tells Spuren: Der Vereinsausflug der Freunde Burg Zug nach Altdorf, Zuger Zeitung, 20.09.2018 

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