Museum Burg Zug
Kirchenstrasse 11
CH-6300 Zug
T +41 (0) 41 728 29 70
info@burgzug.ch
 

Tour bookings (private)

 

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

Your suggestions and wishes

Accessibility

 

CANCELLED Sun 05.12.
2 pm to 5 pm
CANCELLED: Zuger Märlisunntig at Zug Castle Museum

The association Zuger Märlisunntig cancelled the Museum Burg Zug as a host for fairy tales in 2021. The Märlisunntig 2021 takes place localy limited in the Unteralstadt Zug and the Theater Casino Zug. 

Wed 15.12.
6 pm | CHF 10 | only in German
Guided tour through the permanent exhibition

The thematic tours in the permanent exhibition take up the backgrounds and facts of the city and cantonal history of Zug and make them interactively accessible in one hour.

The tour is hold in German language.

Fri 24.12./Sat 25.12.
The museum stays closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Sun 26.12. to Sun 02.01.
Opening hours 26.12. to 02.01.

Sun, 26th December: 10 am to 5 pm
Mon, 27th December: closed
Tue, 28th December: 2 pm to 5 pm
Wed, 29th December: 2 pm to 5 pm
Thu, 30th December: 2 pm to 5 pm
Fri, 31st December: 10 am to 5 pm
Sat, 1st January: closed
Sun, 2nd January: 10 am to 5 pm

Wed 05.01
Free Wednesday

Free entry in all exhibitions

Sun 16.01
2 pm | CHF 10 | limited tickets
Guided tour through the permanent exhibition

«The building history of the Zug Castle. 26 building steps during time laps»

The guided tour is held in German.

Sat 29.01
2 to 5 pm
free entry
Treasure or junk?
determination day at the castle

Experts analyze your objects for free.

Details following.

The experts only speak German.

Sun 30.01
3 pm | CHF 15 | children free entrance | from 5 years on | only in German | limited tickets
Guided family tour

Five figures, played by an actress, introduce families to the history of Zug. 

The tour is held in German.

Wed 02.02
Free Wednesday

Free Wednesday: free entrance to the museum

Wed 09.02
10 am | CHF 20 | Platzzahl beschränkt
Strong Zug women in focus

Guided tour through the permanent exhibition «Noble women, film lover, traveler to the Orient» preceded by coffee and croissants. 

Registration at anmedlung@zg.prosenectute.ch
in cooperation with Pro Senectute Kanton Zug

The tour is held in German language. 
 

 

Sun 20.02
3 pm | CHF 15 | children free entrance | from 5 years on | only in German | limited tickets
Guided family tour

Five figures, played by an actress, introduce families to the history of Zug. 

The tour is held in German.

 

Wed 02.03
Free Wednesday

Free Wednesday: free entrance to the museum

Sun 06.03
2 pm | CHF 10
NEW: English tour to the permanent exhibition
Sun 13.03
11 am | 1 pm | 3 pm
CHF 15 | children free entry | from 5 years
limited tickets
Grandparents-day

Picture book story, short tour and handcraft. 
Grandparents and grandchildren listen to a fairy tale together before they discover the permanent exhibition an make a small souvenir. 

Details on January 22

The event takes place in German. 

Sun 27.03
3 pm | CHF 15 | children free entrance | from 5 years on | only in German | limited tickets
Guided family tour

Five figures, played by an actress, introduce families to the history of Zug. 

The tour is held in German.

 

Wed 06.04
Free Wednesday

Free Wednesday: free entrance to the museum

Do 07.04
Beginning 6.45 pm | door opening 6.15 pm | Burgbachsaal | free entry
Vernissage special exhibition Braun. Vieh. Zucht.

Details following. 

Tue 12.04
6 pm | CHF 10
limited tickets

Free entry for teachers
Guided tour special exhibition with curator
information event for teachers

 

The curator leads you through the special exhibtion.

Information event for teachers afterwards with aperitif.

Teachers please sign in at myriam.kaervas@zg.ch 

The tour and all school guides and workshops are only available in German language.

Mon 18.04
2 pm | CHF 10
guided tour special exhibition with translation into sign language

In cooperation with procom.

Sun 24.04
3 pm | CHF 15 | children free entrance | from 5 years on | only in German | limited tickets
Guided family tour

Five figures, played by an actress, introduce families to the history of Zug. 

The tour is held in German.

 

Sun 01.05
2 pm | CHF 10
English tour to the permanent exhibition
Wed 04.05
Free Wednesday

Free Wednesday: free entrance to the museum

Sun 08.05
11 am | 1 pm | 3 pm
CHF 15 | children free entry | from 5 years
limited tickets
Family Sunday

Picture book story, short tour and handcraft. 
Families listen to a fairy tale together before they discover the special exhibition an make a small souvenir. 

Details on March 22

The event takes place in German. 

Sun 15.05
10 am - 5 pm | free entry
International Museums Day

Details following in March 22.

Sun 29.05
3 pm | CHF 15 | children free entrance | from 5 years on | only in German |

limited tickets
Guided familiy tour

Five different characters, played by an actress, bring Zug's history to life on an interactive tour. 

The tour is held in German language.

Wed 01.06
Free Wednesday

Free Wednesday: free entrance to the museum

Sat 11.6.
8 pm | collection
Film premiere BABYBLU

An exhibit travels back to Bosnia with the Šabanovic family. 

An documentary by Edith Werffeli.

More information from March 2022

 

Sun 12.06
2 pm | CHF 10
Guided tour special exhibition with curator
Sun 26.06
3 pm | CHF 15 | children free entrance | from 5 years on | only in German | limited tickets
Guided family tour

Five figures, played by an actress, introduce families to the history of Zug. 

The tour is held in German.