Berry Museum, St. Moritz

Left the Segantini Museum, I walked to the Berry Museum.

Going to the Berry Museum.

Going to the Berry Museum.

St. Moritz Dorf District Map

St. Moritz Dorf District Map

Engadiner Museum, St. Moritz

Engadiner Museum, St. Moritz

On the way to Berry Museum, I was through the front of the Engadiner Museum. Just got into the museum. The Engadine Museum is a folkloristic museum.

Inside the Engadine Museum, traditional rooms of the Engadine region.

Inside the Engadine Museum, traditional rooms of the Engadine region.

The museum is a 300-hundred years old Engadine style house.

Exhibit of the Engadiner Museum

Exhibit of the Engadiner Museum

Four-poster bed from Bergün, 18th century. Kitchen with fire plate and fireplace mantle. Gothic scissors chair and cleats chest, 15th century.

Berry Museum on the street of Via Arona, St. Moritz

Arrived at the Berry Museum, on the street of Via Arona, St. Moritz

Peter Robert Berry (1864 – 1942) was a physician and painter from St. Moritz in the Canton of Grisons.

Exhibition room of the art museum

Exhibition room of the art museum

The Berry Museum, located in the centuries-old Villa Arona in the heart of St. Moritz, was established to display his works.

Frühherbst im Unterengadin, 1969 (Early autumn in the Lower Engadine)

Frühherbst im Unterengadin, 1969 (Early autumn in the Lower Engadine)

St. Moritzersee mit Piz Languard, 1967 (Lake St. Moritz with Piz Languard)

St. Moritzersee mit Piz Languard, 1967 (Lake St. Moritz with Piz Languard)

Holzarbeiten an einem sonnigen Wintertag in St. Moritz (Woodwork on a sunny winter day in St. Moritz)

Holzarbeiten an einem sonnigen Wintertag in St. Moritz (Woodwork on a sunny winter day in St. Moritz)

St. Moritz mit Hotel B'adrutts Palace (St. Moritz Hotel Badrutt's Palace)

St. Moritz mit Hotel B’adrutts Palace (St. Moritz Hotel Badrutt’s Palace)

Zwei Jockeys auf dem St. Moritzersee (Two jockeys on Lake St. Moritz)

Zwei Jockeys auf dem St. Moritzersee (Two jockeys on Lake St. Moritz)

Works of Peter Robert Berry.

Works of Peter Robert Berry.

Peter Robert Berry loved Alpine nature deeply.

Peter Robert Berry loved Alpine nature deeply.

Brochures of Berry Museum, St. Moritz

Brochures of Berry Museum, St. Moritz

Brochures of Berry Museum, St. Moritz

Brochures of Berry Museum, St. Moritz

After the museum, I was walking around in the town of  St. Moritz-Dorf aimlessly.

St. Moritz Railway Station

St. Moritz Railway Station

 Badrutt's Palace Hotel, opened in 1896, is an historic luxury hotel in St. Moritz.

Badrutt’s Palace Hotel, opened in 1896, is an historic luxury hotel in St. Moritz.

St. Moritz Town Hall

St. Moritz Town Hall on the street “Via Maistra”

Campanile und Der Schiefe Turm di San Murezzan (Bell Tower and Leaning Tower of St. Moritz)

Campanile und Der Schiefe Turm di San Murezzan (Bell Tower and Leaning Tower of St. Moritz)

The leaning tower is a landmark dating back to the 12th century. It was part of the old Church of St. Mauritius, which was destroyed in 1893. Height: 33m. Inclination: 5.5 degrees.

Catholic parish church of St. Mauritius in St. Moritz-Dorf

Catholic parish church of St. Mauritius in St. Moritz-Dorf dates back to 1139.

The high altar and nave and the rock chapel of the church

The high altar and nave and the rock chapel of the church

Chesa Futura on the street of “Via Tinus”

Chesa Futura on the street of “Via Tinus”

The Chesa Futura was built by renowned British architect Lord Norman Foster and combines futuristic designs and traditional building materials. 250,000 larch shingles were used for the facade of the apartment building with 10 exclusive private residences.

Das Alte Schulhaus St. Moritz (Old Schoolhouse on the Plazza da Scoula)

Das Alte Schulhaus St. Moritz (Old School house on the Plazza of School)

The building of the old school-house now houses the St. Moritz library and upper secondary school. However, most students go to the modern and much larger school today.

It would be the time to come back to the hotel. Walked too long I was so tired. Here is the St. Moritz Town Centre Map.

Map of St. Moritz-Dorf Centre

Map of St. Moritz-Dorf Centre

 

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