Opening hours

Wednesday to Sunday, including public holidays (except 1 May): 10 am – 6 pm

The Bistr’eau follows the same opening hours as the Contemporary Art Centre.

Nota Bene: the Art Centre is closed for 3 or 4 weeks for installation and dismantling of exhibitions.

As of October 27, 2018, we are changing our opening hours
Winter hours 2018 (October – February) : 11 am – 5 pm
Summer hours 2019 (March – September) : 11 am – 6 pm

Ticket prices

Full price: €5

Concessions: €3
Cezam card, Maison des Artistes membership card, jobseekers, young people aged 12 to 18, teachers, students, groups of 10 or more, disabled visitors and senior citizens (over 65)

Free entry: ICOM card, children under 12, Museums-PASS-Musées and PASS WATT (for Wattwiller residents)

Methods of payment: cheque, cash, Chèques Culture, Chèques Vacances

Travelling to the Foundation

Fondation François Schneider
27 rue de la Première Armée 68700 Wattwiller – FRANCE
TEL : +33 (0)3 89 82 10 10


From Paris
Direct train between Paris Gare de Lyon and Mulhouse station
Direct train between Paris Gare de l’Est and Colmar station

The stations in Colmar and Mulhouse are 30 min from the Foundation by car

Basel / Mulhouse International Airport is 45 minutes from the Foundation by car

Taxi des sources – Wattwiller :

Bus route 543 : Cernay – Wattwiller – Guebwiller  / Guebwiller – Wattwiller – Cernay

Plan your visit


Guided visits for all

The day after the vernissage at 2.30 pm, come and join a guided tour of the exhibition with the artists and the curator of the exhibition.

Worshops for children or families

During the school holidays and on certain Sundays, younger visitors can take advantage of a creative workshop. A fun way to discover the exhibition or an individual artist.

Guided visits for school groupes

The Foundation welcomes school groups with either a fun tour or an educational workshop linked to the current exhibition. To plan your visit, to help us cater to your requirements, or to find out the date of the next guided tour for teachers, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Guided visits for groups

For companies and associations, the François Schneider Foundation offers guided group tours by appointment. To help us offer you the best possible experience and/or to send you a more accurate quotation, please fill in our Information form (in French) and send it back to us by email.
For any information and for reservations, you can contact us by telephone on 03 89 82 10 10 or by email.

Tourism & Handicap label

The Foundation has obtained the Tourism & Handicap label, providing proof of its concrete engagement with disability issues and the guarantee that disabled visitors will be welcomed efficiently with facilities adapted to their needs. The logo, which appears at the entrance to tourist sites, establishments and facilities and on all documents, provides disabled visitors with reliable, consistent and objective information about their accessibility according to the type of disability. We are able accommodate visitors with visual impairments, mobility impairments or learning difficulties.

Private hire

The François Schneider Foundation offers private hire of its spaces for the organisation of your events. Businesses or associations can reserve the Bistr’eau, the auditorium or the forecourt for seminars or special events.

Information request

Informations pratiques - Fondation François Schneider