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Engadin St. Moritz

Segantini Museum

As of March 11, 2019, the Segantini Museum will be closed due to renovation until mid-December 2019. An exhibition of Segantini pictures will be on display in the Forum Paracelsus from April 6, 2019.

The Segantini Museum, which opened in 1908, was designed by the architect, Nicolaus Hartmann, as an accessible memorial to the painter, who lived during the last five years of his life in the Engadin. The building, with its large dome, was modelled on the pavilion that Giovanni Segantini had planned for his Engadin Panorama at the Paris World Exhibition in 1900. Housing Segantini’s monumental Alpine triptych, “la vita – la natura – la morte” (life – nature – death), as well as paintings from all of his creative periods, the Segantini Museum in St. Moritz is the world’s most extensive showcase of the work of this revivalist of Alpine painting.

Similarly to Gauguin, van Gogh, Cezanne and Munch, Segantini is regarded as a precursor of modernism. His pictures portray human existence in harmonious accord with nature.

Business hours

open: from 20.12.2019 to 20.04.2020
Tuesday - Sunday 11:00am - 17:00pm Monday closed holidays: 25.12.2019 closed 01.01.2020 closed Good Friday closed Easter Sunday closed Whit Monday closedn

Further information

Segantini Museum

Via Somplaz 30
7500 St. Moritz

Fax +41 81 833 24 54


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