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Tribute to Jo Siffert (1971-2021)

Dates and timetable

From 26 Mar 2021 to 17 Dec 2021

Friday 10:00 - 20:00

Swiss Viper Museum
Route André Piller 46
1720 Givisiez

www.josiffert21.ch

As part of the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of Jo Siffert's death, the Viper Museum is showing a permanent exhibition with cars that were driven by Jo Siffert.

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Jo Siffert's death, an exhibition has been dedicated to him at the Swiss Viper Museum from 26 March to 17 December 2021.

This exhibition retraces the life of the Formula 1 racer, Jo Siffert (Seppy to his friends), known worldwide for his victories on the racetrack!

For more than a decade, Joseph (Jo) Siffert had the whole of Switzerland enthralled until his tragic death at Brands Hatch on Sunday 24 October 1971.


EVENTS:
Do not mis the weekend of COMMEMORATION

- Friday October 22, 2021, 09:01, place Jean-Tinguely : Rallye of oldtimer (until 1985) to Lignières

- Saturday October 23, 2021, at the Theater Equilibre, screening of a new film on Jo Siffert, presentation by Alain Deschenaux.

- Sunday October 24, 2021 at the St-Léonard CEMETERY at 14h18 (time of his fatal accident at Brands Hatch) :
gathering of all Jo Siffert's fans in front of his grave with notably the presence of the Landwehr, official music of the State
and of the City of Fribourg


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The permanent exhibition brings together several vehicles that he drove in competition: Porsche 917, Stanguellini, Lotus 22, Lotus 49B, BMW F2, Chevron F2 and BRM F1 in particular. All these cars have enabled Jo Siffert to build up a solid record of achievements and to stand out on circuits all over the world.


Public visit:
Open to the public every Friday from 10am to 8pm
Every 3rd sunday of the month from 10am to 1pm

Private visit
On request for groups.
Possibility of booking with aperitif or meal for company outings, clubs or private meetings.

Other events will take place during this commemorative year, such as a tribute to Jo Siffert at the Oltimer & Teilmarkt event October 16 and 17 at Forum Fribourg.

Entrance fee

Adults from age 1612.- CHF
Children under under age 12Free
Seniors, students, children frome age 1210.- CHF
Groups (from 20 paying adults)10.- CHF

Dates and timetable

From 26 Mar 2021 to 17 Dec 2021

Friday 10:00 - 20:00

Swiss Viper Museum
Route André Piller 46
1720 Givisiez

www.josiffert21.ch

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