Initiation into astronomy

Sommet du Moléson
1663 Moléson-sur-Gruyères

+41 26 921 29 96

A funicular and cable-car take you to the top of the Moléson (altitude 2'002 m), where the binoculars reveal an impressive panorama.

A funicular and cable-car take you to the top of the Moléson (altitude 2'002 m), where the binoculars reveal an impressive panorama.

During the day, the observatory's binoculars offer you a 360° observation field, from Lake Geneva to the Jura and from the Mont-Blanc to the summits of the Bernese Oberland.

At night, treat yourself to an introduction to astronomy and go on a journey spanning thousands of light years. Observation of the stars through telescopes, videos and accommodation in a dormitory (currently closed). Special deals are available on request.

Price for the cableways

Adults35.- CHF
Young people25.10 CHF
Children19.60 CHF

Introduction to astronomy possible for groups from 15 people in French, German or English only in Summer upon request.

Opening time
One-night introduction to astronomy are possible in the summer for groups from 15 people, registration at the restaurant (only with weather conditions).
Public evenings according to the precise timetable of the cablecars www.moleson.ch

On Friday and Saturday evening from June to October, cablecars will be open until 11:00 pm. You can go to the summit (2002m) and eat while watching the sun set. More information here

Admission
One-night introduction to astronomy: CHF 20.- (meal and transport not included)

Transportation to the summit :
Adults : CHF 35.-
Children (from 9 until 23 years): 35% discount
Free until 9 years

Reservation
Restaurant Le Sommet: +41 (0)26 921 29 96 or sommet@moleson.ch

Sommet du Moléson
1663 Moléson-sur-Gruyères

+41 26 921 29 96

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