Swiss Castle Day

A castle and its cheese


 Explore the castle and the long history of its cheese, distinguished today by its PDO label. For the 7th Swiss Castle Day, dedicated to food, Gruyères Castle invites you to discover the making of one of the most famous Swiss products. Discover the secrets of Gruyère cheese which, over the centuries, has conquered gourmets all over the world. Since the time of the counts and the bailiffs of Fribourg, Gruyère cheese is served on every good table!




The Gruyère chalet: Gruyère production by a cheese maker.

from 9 am to 6 pm

Guided tours of the castle:

in French: 2 pm and 4 pm
in German: 3 pm

Night of museums


Coming soon.

Gruyères Castle

Rue du Château 8

1663 Gruyères

Open every day

9am - 6pm (April - October)

10am - 17pm (November - March)