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New exhibition celebrates British culture of play and game

Local News // Sept. 2, 2016
New exhibition celebrates British culture of play and game

Sports and games from across the channel are being celebrated in La Tour-de-Peilz in a new temporary exhibition at the Swiss Museum of Games.

"So British" explores the British culture of play and games, through sports like football, golf and cricket to many other popular traditional games like Cluedo and Mastermind Reversi.

Running until July 2017, the exhibition takes over the entire Museum, recreating the tradition British pub with games like Darts, Shove ha'penny, Table skittles, and even Cribbage, before taking visitors to India for emblematic games like snakes and ladders.

Director of the Swiss Museum of Games, Ulrich Schädler, spoke to WRS's Katy Dartford about the exhibition:

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