Opening of the new visitor tour

From 10.00 am on 11 July 2020, the new discovery trail in the Abbey Church will be open to the public.

In the coming weeks, you can find out all about the new features of the Abbey of Payerne on this page.

The history of the Abbey of Payerne is a human adventure. The site is a masterpiece of Romanesque art, one of the largest in Switzerland. Its origins date back thousands of years, and the destinies of its historical figures are fascinating. Take its new immersive and interactive visitor tour!


Special closure: The Abbey Church, the discovery tour and our reception will be closed on Tuesday 23 April 2024.