Visit a cheese dairy with an educational tour

La Maison du Gruyère

La Maison du Gruyère invites you to discover the king of cheeses: Le Gruyère AOP. It is located in its very birthplace, close to the mountain pastures and at the foot of Gruyères Castle.


Your visit is an interactive experience that will take you on a journey to the very heart of the cheese. Our cow - Cerise - acts as your guide, revealing the secrets of how Le Gruyère AOP is produced.

  • Demonstration cheese dairy
  • Multimedia exhibition
  • Audio guides and written translations in 12 different languages
  • Multifunctional room
  • Restaurant with terrace and wine bar
  • Local produce market
  • Play area
  • Activities and exhibitions
  • Cheese dairy walk


Opening hours

Every day from 9am to 6pm (7pm from June to September)



Production hours

From 9am to 11am and from 12.30pm to 2.30pm



Brochure of La Maison du Gruyère

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La Maison du Gruyère
CH-1663 Pringy-Gruyères

Tél. ++41 (0) 26 921 84 00
Fax ++41 (0) 26 921 84 01
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