Temporary exhibition – “A glance at the collections: the Abbey church as seen by artists”

Du 31 mars au 9 juillet 2023.

(Exhibition in French and German)

As the emblematic silhouette of the town of Payerne, the Abbey Church has fascinated and inspired generations of artists. The Musée de l’Abbatiale is exhibiting 17 of the finest works held in its collections, reflecting the changing view of the monument from the 19th to the 21st century. From picturesque prints to comic strip illustrations and cubist paintings, pocket-sized or monumental… discover the Abbey Church as you’ve never seen it before!


Opéra de l’Impératrice from 12 to 20 July 2024. Tickets, information and reschedule at operaimperatrice.ch
July 12 performance postponed to Sunday 14.

On Monday 1 July 2024, the dormitorium will be closed. The rest of the discovery trail will remain open to visitors as usual.