Association Steamships Lake Geneva

The Association des amis des Bateaux à Vapeur du Léman (ABVL) is an association with the aim of raising funds for the conservation and maintenance of the eight steamships of the Compagnie Générale de Navigation sur le lac Léman (CGN), namely the ships Montreux, Vevey, Italy, Switzerland, Savoie, Simplon, Helvetia and Rhône, which were built … Read more » “Association Steamships Lake Geneva”

Vevey Brotherhood of Winegrowers

The brotherhood or Confrérie des Vignerons not only organises the Fête des Vignerons but also promotes and monitors wine production in the region. The Brotherhood organises three-yearly inspections of the vineyards. These vineyards stretch from Pully, east of Lausanne, to Lavey, on the border with Wallis. The vineyards are evaluated every three years with an … Read more » “Vevey Brotherhood of Winegrowers”

Jura Brüschweiler Archive

The Jura Brüschweiler Archive (AJB) holds the most important private collection of documents and properties about and from the life and work of the Swiss painter Ferdinand Hodler (1853-1918). This documentation contains more than 80,000 documents, sketches, drawings, letters, official documents, photographs, objects and furniture from Ferdinand Hodler’s studio and apartment and is compiled by … Read more » “Jura Brüschweiler Archive”