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The Vine and Wine Museum

The Vine and Wine Museum is the reference of the winegrowing culture and is headquartered at Aigle Castle, in the middle of a vineyard.

Founded by the Guillon Brotherhood to save the endangered winemaking heritage in the Lake Geneva Region, the museum shows a collection of innumerable tools, presses, stills, pots, barrels, measuring devices, bottles, corks, corkscrews, taste-vins, glasses and decanters. 

The museum is a reference for vines and winemaking. It concentrates on topics such as countryside, biodiversity, development of taste, ecology, economy, winegrowers, harvesting and art, including the art of celebrations. 

Aigle Castle is situated at the heart of a large vineyard and also of a thousand-year old winegrowing tradition featuring Chasselas, a grape variety yielding a dry white wine. It is grown in the Rhone Valley and in the Lake Geneva Region, particularly in the terraced Lavaux vineyards, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since June 2007.

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Address

Musée de la vigne et du vin
Place du Château 1
1860 Aigle
Phone +41 (0)24 466 21 30
Fax +41 (0)24 466 21 31

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Events

Jul
01

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Car boot sale

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Jul
01

Aigle

Coffre ouvert

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Jul
08

Aigle

Balade nocturne oenotouristique du Chablais

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The Tourist Office is open during the following times (April to October) :
Mo-Fr : 8h30-12h and 13h30-18h / Sa : 8h30-12h / Su and public holidays : closed

 
Office du Tourisme Aigle, Rue Colomb 5, 1860 Aigle, Suisse - Tél +41 (0)24 466 30 00 - Fax +41 (0)24 466 30 03 - info@aigle-tourisme.ch
Association Touristique Aigle-Leysin-Col des Mosses, Réalisation MySwitzerland & DidWeDo*