Opening hours

The art centre is open from Wednesday to Sunday, including public holidays (except 1 May).
Winter opening hours (October – February) from 11am to 5pm.
Summer timetable (March – September) from 11am to 6pm

The Bistr’eau is temporarily closed, however you can enjoy the panoramic outdoor terrace and the garden for picnics.

Nota bene: the art centre is closed for 3 to 4 weeks during the setting up and dismantling of exhibitions.

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 tour for groups

The François Schneider Foundation offers guided tours by appointment for all types of public: families, companies, associations or simply with friends. In order to help us prepare your visit and/or send you a precise estimate, please contact the person in charge of the public directly by email: or by telephone on

Guided tour & workshops

Every Wednesday at 2 pm and the first Sundays of the month at 11 am and 2 pm enjoy a guided tour of the exhibition of the moment (included in the entrance ticket).
During the school holidays or on certain Sundays, the youngest visitors can take advantage of a creative workshop where they can discover the exhibition, a work or an artist while having fun!
See the programme

Visit – workshop for school groups

The Foundation welcomes school groups and other groups of children (leisure centres, crèches, extracurricular activities) by offering either a workshop visit or an interactive visit linked to the current exhibition.
For more information

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

Due to sanitary measures related to COVID-19, privatisations will not take place for the time being.

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