Guided city tour

Le Corbusier

Visit La Chaux-de-Fond
Visit La Chaux-de-Fond. © Guillaume Perret
  • Place
    • La Chaux-de-Fonds

  • Recommended Duration
    • 2 h 30

With a guide, discover the early works of Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, the future Le Corbusier.

Join a guided tour dedicated entirely to the visionary architect Le Corbusier, who was born in La Chaux-de-Fonds. Your guide will take you on a captivating journey through the city's chequered streets, where the emblematic buildings designed by the young Le Corbusier stand proudly. In particular, you'll pass by the Maison blanche, the Villa Fallet and the Villa Turque, representative of the architect's early talent for modern aesthetics.

  • Prices per person (Scheduled guided tour "Le Corbusier")
    • CHF 13.-
  • Seniors, Students
    • CHF 10.-
  • Children (up to 16 years old)
    • Free
  • Guided tour "Le Corbusier's first villas" (for groups)
    Up to 10 persons per guide (Monday to Thursday)
    • CHF 295.-
  • Up to 10 persons per guide (Friday to Sunday)
    • CHF 245.-
  • Up to 20 persons per guide (Monday to Thursday)
    • CHF 395.-
  • Up to 20 persons per guide (Friday to Sunday)
    • CHF 295.-
Good to know
Good to know
    • Access by public transport guided tour "Le Corbusier" : bus n° 310 (stop Montbrillant)
    • For individuals: guided tour "Le Corbusier" in July and August on Thursdays at 2 p.m , recommended registration (French and German). Departure: Showroom "Espace de l'urbanisme horloger", Rue Jaquet-Droz 23. Access by public transport: bus n° 301, 303, 311 or 312 (stop Théâtre)
    • Guided tours for groups can be booked all year round on request
    • The visit "Le Corbusier" is on foot and lasts for 2.5 hours. It includes access to the Villa Fallet and the Maison blanche. Different rates apply outside the regular opening hours of the Maison blanche (Fri-Sun)
    • Languages: English, French, German and Italian
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On site
  • Accessibility
    • Booking required
  • Services
    • Suitable for groups
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Urban visits | Take advantage of the summer to learn about Le Corbusier's first villas in his home town, La Chaux-de-Fonds.


Excursions, guided tours, animation | Follow in the footsteps of Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, known as Le Corbusier, on a guided walking tour for individuals.