A unique steam boat sailed on Lake Geneva in the early 20th century: the Dranse. It was the largest private yacht of its day and it belonged to Frédéric Engel Gros, owner of the Château de Ripaille. Come along and discover its story.
Echoing Voltaire’s philosophical fable, this group exhibition aims to bring together a collection of works that question our usual perceptions, either through the use of all kinds of exaggerated processes (diversion, miniaturisation, magnification of familiar objects and images) or by inventing improbable settings.
Exceptionnal challenge from photographers, lovers of Lake Geneva, which the most beautiful photos post on Facebook will be exhibit in the Tourist Office (organised with the support of Les Ambassadeurs du Léman).
Opened in 1987, the Fishing and Lake Ecomuseum naturally found a home in a fishing village in the Port de Rives. Set up in three traditional huts, it keeps alive the memory of professional fishermen in Lake Geneva, but also reflects their work today.