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Good Friday 07.04.2023 closed

Easter 09.04.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Easter Monday 10.04.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Labour Day 01.05.2023 closed

Mother´s Day 14.05.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Ascension Day 18.05.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Whitsun 28.05.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Whit Monday 29.05.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Corpus Christi 08.06.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Swiss National Holiday 01.08.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Assumption Day 15.08.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

All Saints´ Day 01.11.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Saint Martin 11.11.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Immaculate Conception 08.12.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Christmas Eve 24.12.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Christmas 25.12.2023 closed

St. Stephen´s Day 26.12.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

New Year´s Eve 31.12.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

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openinghours.days.long.tuesday openinghours.until openinghours.days.long.sunday openinghours.openfromto.long

openinghours.days.long.monday closed

Special opening times

Good Friday 07.04.2023 closed

Easter 09.04.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Easter Monday 10.04.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Labour Day 01.05.2023 closed

Mother´s Day 14.05.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Ascension Day 18.05.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Whitsun 28.05.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Whit Monday 29.05.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Corpus Christi 08.06.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Swiss National Holiday 01.08.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Assumption Day 15.08.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

All Saints´ Day 01.11.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Saint Martin 11.11.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Immaculate Conception 08.12.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Christmas Eve 24.12.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

Christmas 25.12.2023 closed

St. Stephen´s Day 26.12.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

New Year´s Eve 31.12.2023 openinghours.openfromto.long

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Switzerland in the Making - Overview tour

Life-size knight with lance on horseback

A knight on horseback welcomes the pupils on the top floor. Important topics on this floor are: the he relationship between king, church, aristocracy and the spread of literacy and the growth of universities. The second floor takes the pupils to the Alpine region: he growth of mobility and trade in the alpine region during the middle age. Finally, on the ground floor, the focus is on Central Switzerland: here, the Landsgemeinde in the middle of a forest conveys how various alliances and feuds led to the formation of the Swiss Confederation.

The overview tour is adapted to the respective school level.

Duration: 60 min.

For guided tours and indipendents visits for school groups, please contact us 14 days in advance.

Entrance and guided tours are free of charges for Swiss school classes.
 

To the registration form

person_card.sr-only.person_card_info Reservations desk

+41 41 819 60 10 forumschwyz@nationalmuseum.ch