FAQs : Frequently asked questions

Here you will find answers to frequently asked questions


  • Cash in Swiss Francs CHF (Euro and other currencies are not accepted)
  • Credit and debit cards (Mastercard, Visa, Amex, Dinner Club, JCR, Union Pay, Postcard and Maestro)
  • Cheques are not accepted
Yes, during public opening hours, adult groups of 10 people or more pay CHF 8 per person instead of CHF 10.-.
Pensioners, children and students benefit from a reduced rate of CHF 6.-. If they are in a group (min. 10 people) the price is CHF 5.-/person.

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Yes, groups can request a total bill for their visit.


No, but there are several (paying) parking lots in the area.
> Access
Yes, the entire site is accessible to people with reduced mobility, there is an elevator on site.
No. Dogs and pets are not allowed in the Espace 1606.
Excluded are assistance dogs.


The complete session lasts about 50 minutes. The visit starts with an animation of about 10 minutes on a giant screen.
The tour is in French, with subtitles in German and English. Audio translators for German and English are available on request.
The visit lasts about 50 minutes.
Yes, during public hours or as a private tour > Private tour

Please contact Fribourg Tourism for reservations outside of public hours.
Yes, the use of a camera (without flash) or camera during the visit is allowed. You can take pictures of yourself and your friends and share your experiences on your social networks. Don't forget to use the hashtag #espace1606
Outside of the public opening days and by reservation only with Fribourg Tourism, it is possible to visit the model privately, for an additional fee.


Lockers and an unattended wardrobe are available on site.
Yes, changing tables are available in the toilets.
Yes, the wifi is available for free. The code is available at the reception.
There is no specific picnic area. However, benches are available outside in front of the building.