Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

Th, 8.12.2022 10:00 - 17:00, Corpus Christi

Sa, 24.12.2022 10:00 - 14:00, Swiss National Holiday

Su, 25.12.2022 closed, Assumption Day

Mo, 26.12.2022 10:00 - 17:00, St. Stephen´s Day

Sa, 31.12.2022 10:00 - 14:00, New Year´s Eve

Su, 1.1.2023 closed, All Saints´ Day

Mo, 2.1.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Martin

Fr, 6.1.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Immaculate Conception

Th, 16.2.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas Eve

Mo, 20.2.2023 closed, New Year´s Day

Tu, 21.2.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas

Su, 19.3.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Josefstag

Fr, 7.4.2023 closed, Epiphany

Su, 9.4.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Thursday

Mo, 10.4.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Monday

Mo, 1.5.2023 closed, Shrove Tuesday

Su, 14.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Joseph

Th, 18.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Good Friday

Su, 28.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Easter

Mo, 29.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Easter Monday

Th, 8.6.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Labour Day

Tu, 1.8.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Mother´s Day

Tu, 15.8.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Ascension Day

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Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

Th, 8.12.2022 10:00 - 17:00, Corpus Christi

Sa, 24.12.2022 10:00 - 14:00, Swiss National Holiday

Su, 25.12.2022 closed, Assumption Day

Mo, 26.12.2022 10:00 - 17:00, St. Stephen´s Day

Sa, 31.12.2022 10:00 - 14:00, New Year´s Eve

Su, 1.1.2023 closed, All Saints´ Day

Mo, 2.1.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Martin

Fr, 6.1.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Immaculate Conception

Th, 16.2.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas Eve

Mo, 20.2.2023 closed, New Year´s Day

Tu, 21.2.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Christmas

Su, 19.3.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Josefstag

Fr, 7.4.2023 closed, Epiphany

Su, 9.4.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Thursday

Mo, 10.4.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Carnival Monday

Mo, 1.5.2023 closed, Shrove Tuesday

Su, 14.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Saint Joseph

Th, 18.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Good Friday

Su, 28.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Easter

Mo, 29.5.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Easter Monday

Th, 8.6.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Labour Day

Tu, 1.8.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Mother´s Day

Tu, 15.8.2023 10:00 - 17:00, Ascension Day

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Life-size knight with lance on horseback

Switzerland in the Making

Guided tours for groups

During the three-storey guided tour, a cultural mediator explains important topics concerning the foundation and early development of the Old Swiss Confederacy in the Middle Ages: Relations between king, church, aristocracy, and peasantry; formation of writing; growth of mobility and trade in the alpine region; the communal associations the people inhabiting the valleys around the Lake of Lucerne established; the significance of the treaties they entered into with the growing towns and the role that the early rural assemblies played.

Duration 60 minutes.

Registration:  

2 weeks in advance

make a reservation online

Duration:

 

60 minutes; special packages can be offered on request

Group size:
 

 

max. 25 persons per tour

Cost:


 

  CHF 120 for the tour, plus a reduced admission fee of CHF 8 per person.
Free entrance for children up to 16 years.
Opening hours:   Tuesdays - Sundays between 10.00 am – 17.00 pm
The Forum of Swiss History in Schwyz

Contact

+41 41 819 60 11 ForumSchwyz@nationalmuseum.ch

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