Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 – 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

Sa 5/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Labour Day

Su 5/9/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Mother´s Day

Th 5/13/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 5/23/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Pentecoste

Mo 5/24/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whit Monday

Th 6/3/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Corpus Christi

Su 8/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Swiss National Holiday

Su 8/15/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Assumption Day

Mo 11/1/2021 closed All Saints´ Day

Th 11/11/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Saint Martin

We 12/8/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Immaculate Conception

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Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 – 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

Sa 5/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Labour Day

Su 5/9/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Mother´s Day

Th 5/13/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 5/23/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Pentecoste

Mo 5/24/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Whit Monday

Th 6/3/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Corpus Christi

Su 8/1/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Swiss National Holiday

Su 8/15/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Assumption Day

Mo 11/1/2021 closed All Saints´ Day

Th 11/11/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Saint Martin

We 12/8/2021 10:00 – 17:00 Immaculate Conception

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Museum open

We are happy to welcome you to the Forum of Swiss History Schwyz during regular opening hours. For your safety, please note the precautionary measures. Due to the official regulations, the number of people allowed in the museum is limited. Normally, no waiting times for entrance are to be expected, even without an online ticket.

As from Tuesday, 20.04.2021, guided tours and events will take place again within the permitted scope.

Exhibitions

Current blog posts

Hannes Mangold

16. April 2021

The nation’s sausage

The history of Switzerland comes with a big slice of ‘Wurst’. National dish or globalised cervelat: Swiss identity is all tied up with a very special sausage.

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Hannes Mangold

14. April 2021

A brief history of vegetarianism in Switzerland

Vegan and vegetarian diets are considered healthy and sustainable. A look at the history of vegetarianism in Switzerland shows how giving up meat created a market of the future.

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Thomas Weibel

7. April 2021

Scrib: The laptop made in Switzerland

Germany, UK, USA – whichever way you look at it, the computer is a foreign import here. But one of its forebears was a genuine Swiss creation: the portable writing system called Scrib, specially developed for journalism.

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