Permanent Exhibition


Friedrich Dürrenmatt – writer and painter

Discover the new permanent exhibition at the Centre Dürrenmatt Neuchâtel and the life of a Swiss polymath through his rich visual and literary oeuvre.

Temporary Exhibition

Friedrich Dürrenmatt et le monde

Friedrich Dürrenmatt and the World

17th July – 21th November 2021

The temporary exhibition follows Dürrenmatt's travels around the globe. Between deep roots in Switzerland and international circulation, the writer and painter's inner and outer worlds are bound together.

Coming exhibition


Friedrich Dürrenmatt – Caricatures

Dates to follow.

This exhibition is devoted to the caricatures of Friedrich Dürrenmatt, who considered this art form a weapon of the human spirit.

Collection on travels

La collection en voyage

The collection on travels

Follow the projects that the CDN is involved in. The Centre and its collection travel around Switzerland and across its frontiers, lending works and exporting exhibitions.