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50,000 Candles to light up Château de Prangins on Saturday evening

This article comes from Living in Nyon and is the sole property of its author


This year the Château de Prangins celebrates 20 years as home to the Swiss National Museum in French-speaking Switzerland.

During that time it has welcomed more than a million visitors, held around fifty cultural history exhibitions, and launched innovative events – such as Rendez-vous au Jardin (Rendezvous in the garden – a Fête and Spring market) and Déjeuner sur l’herbe (Lunch on the Grass).

A weekend of celebrations on 29th and 30th September 2018.

To honour this milestone, the artist Muma ( who created a social sculpture in the historical kitchen garden back in 2008), will return on Saturday 29 September with 50,000 candles and a work entitled “Flowers of Fire”(from 18:00 to midnight). Some 500 volunteers will be taking part in a light performance that promises...

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Tags:  Families, Nyon, Prangins, Surrounding villages, Tourism, Château de Prangins, Déjeuner sur l'herbe, muma


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