Rolex Learning Centre

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Rolex Learning centre
©EPFL/Alain Herzog
Rolex Learning Centre
©EPFL/Alain Herzog
Rolex Learning Centre
©EPFL/Alain Herzog

This innovative study centre is a Lausanne landmark.

Built on the campus of the internationally renowned EPFL (Lausanne’s federal technology institute), this unusual looking building designed by Japanese architect firm SANAA is a study centre open to both EPFL students and the public. Its vast space contains a library housing 500,000 books and papers, a teaching laboratory, study areas, a conference space, a bookshop and three restaurants. Open every day of the year bar two (1 August, 25 December), with guided tours for the public on Thursdays and Fridays.


Venue name: Rolex Learning Centre
Address: EPFL
Opening hours: Daily 7am-midnight
Transport: Metro M1, bus 701, 705, 31
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