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 la Suisse – Fictions et métaphores

Friedrich Dürrenmatt and Switzerland – Fictions and metaphors

March 3rd - July 4th 2021

This exhibition will reveal how Friedrich Dürrenmatt viewed, wrote about and drew Switzerland in the second half of the 20th century.

Coming 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.

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.