Practical information


The Fondation Pierre Gianadda is located south of the city of Martigny. Built in 1978 in an archaeological area rich in Roman remains, it is easily accessible by car or public transportation.
Persons with disabilities: announce yourself at the reception desk and specify the support requested; wheelchairs are available at a special entrance, ramps and elevators provide access to all areas of the Fondation (maximum 220 kg).


Open seven days a week
From June to November: 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
From November to June: 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Fondation Pierre Gianadda, June 2017
© Jean-Henry Papilloud

Contact the Fondation


Fondation Pierre Gianadda

Rue du Forum 59
CH – 1920 Martigny
tel. +41 (0)27 722 39 78
fax +41 (0)27 722 52 85


CP 528
CH – 1920 Martigny
tel. +41 (0)27 722 31 13
fax +41 (0)27 722 31 63
Reception of the Fondation, 2017
© Jean-Henry Papilloud

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Adults: CHF 18.–, EUR 15.–
Seniors (60 years +): CHF 16.–, EUR 13.50
Children (from 10 years old): CHF 10.–, EUR 8.50
Families (Parents and minor children): CHF 40.–, EUR 33.50
Students (on production of student ID, up to 25 years old): CHF 10.–, EUR 8.50
Persons with disabilities – DI pensioners: CHF 16.–, EUR 13.50

Reception of the Fondation, 2017
© Jean-Henry Papilloud

Guided tours

Guided tours at the normal rate, without extra charge, usually on Wednesdays at 8 p.m.
Guided tour on request:
 – for groups of 15 persons or more: admission + surcharge of CHF 100.–/€ 91.–;
 – for groups of less than 15 persons: fixed price of CHF 370. -/€ 336.–.
Guided tour, June 4, 2017
© Jean-Henry Papilloud

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Eager to make art accessible to as many people as possible, the Fondation Pierre Gianadda and the cultural facilitator-mediator Christophe Nançoz propose a new type of activity for the Valais schools: Les Petits Visiteurs de la Fondation Pierre Gianadda.

Les Petits Visiteurs de la Fondation
© Christophe Nançoz

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Bookshop – Store

A large selection of books dedicated to art, of exhibition catalogues, of children's books... in different languages. Hundreds of ideas: reproductions, postcards, stationery and art gifts, wines dedicated to the main exhibition, etc.

Store of the Fondation, June 2017
© Jean-Henry Papilloud

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Indoor cafeteria and park restaurant (winter garden)

The restaurant is located in the park of the Fondation. Its location creates an atmosphere that invites you to linger. The restaurant is open from March to November. The premises and terrace are also available for events.
The winter garden allows you to enjoy the park when temperature is cooler.
The park is open until 10 p.m. in summer in good weather.
Picnicking is allowed in the park.

Park cafeteria, June 2017
© Jean-Henry Papilloud