Vitra Schaudepot
The Vitra Schaudepot, designed by the Basel-based architects Herzog & de Meuron, provides the Vitra Design Museum with a venue for presenting key objects from its extensive collection to the public.

Designed by architects Herzog & de Meuron, the Schaudepot opened in 2016. It hosts part of the collection of the Vitra Design Museum, which with 7000 pieces of furniture, over 1000 lighting objects, and numerous archives, as well as the estates of several famous designers, ranks among the most important holdings of furniture design in the world. The permanent exhibition presents over 400 key pieces of modern furniture design from 1800 to the present.

Although the main building of the Vitra Design Museum designed by Frank Gehry, which opened in 1989, was originally conceived as a venue for the collection, it is used today for the presentation of major temporary exhibitions. Up until now, the museum collection has never been on permanent display. In this context, a second entry point will be created to the Vitra Campus, enhancing its connections to the cities of Basel and Weil am Rhein.

Contact information & opening hours:

Charles-Eames-Strasse 2
D – 79576 Weil am Rhein
+49 (0)7621 702 3200
info@design-museum.de

Mon–Sun: 10am–6pm
24 December: 10am–2pm


Shop

In the foyer of the Vitra Schaudepot, the Schaudepot Shop will present a carefully selected assortment of design products, including many with a connection to the objects in the Schaudepot and the collection of the Vitra Design Museum. In addition, a large variety of publications and magazines on design and architecture themes will be offered. Posters, postcards and the Miniatures Collection of the Vitra Design Museum round off the product range.

Contact information & opening hours:

+49 (0)7621 702 3044
shop.schaudepot@design-museum.de

Mon–Sun: 10am–6pm
24 December: 10am–2pm


Depot Deli

The Depot Deli serves a variety of internationally inspired delicacies as well as take-away options suited for a quick snack on the go. Additionally, the Deli serves brunch with regional specialities every Sunday between 10 AM and 2 PM.

For questions, you can reach the Depot Deli daily from 10am to 6pm. The venue can also be exclusively booked for private festivities and evening events. The Deli is run by Brot & Pfeffer Event GmbH.

Current menu

Contact information & opening hours:

+49 (0)7621 702 3051

Larger groups are requested to provide advance notice of their visit.

Mon–Sun: 10am–6pm
24 December: 10am–2pm