Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

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

Fr 12/24/2021 10:00 - 14:00 Christmas Eve

Sa 12/25/2021 closed Christmas

Su 12/26/2021 10:00 - 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Fr 12/31/2021 10:00 - 14:00 New Year´s Eve

Sa 1/1/2022 closed New Year´s Day

Su 1/2/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Berchtoldstag

Th 1/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Epiphany

Th 2/24/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Carnival Thursday

Mo 2/28/2022 closed Carnival Monday

Tu 3/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Shrove Tuesday

Sa 3/19/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Saint Joseph

Fr 4/15/2022 closed Good Friday

Su 4/17/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Easter

Mo 4/18/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Easter Monday

Su 5/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Labour Day

Su 5/8/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Mother´s Day

Th 5/26/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 6/5/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Whitsun

Mo 6/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Whit Monday

Th 6/16/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Corpus Christi

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Opening times

Museum

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Special opening times

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

Fr 12/24/2021 10:00 - 14:00 Christmas Eve

Sa 12/25/2021 closed Christmas

Su 12/26/2021 10:00 - 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Fr 12/31/2021 10:00 - 14:00 New Year´s Eve

Sa 1/1/2022 closed New Year´s Day

Su 1/2/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Berchtoldstag

Th 1/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Epiphany

Th 2/24/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Carnival Thursday

Mo 2/28/2022 closed Carnival Monday

Tu 3/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Shrove Tuesday

Sa 3/19/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Saint Joseph

Fr 4/15/2022 closed Good Friday

Su 4/17/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Easter

Mo 4/18/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Easter Monday

Su 5/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Labour Day

Su 5/8/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Mother´s Day

Th 5/26/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 6/5/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Whitsun

Mo 6/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Whit Monday

Th 6/16/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Corpus Christi

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Information for visitors

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.

Opening times

Tu – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Mo closed

Address

Swiss National Museum
Forum of Swiss History Schwyz
Hofmatt | Zeughausstrasse 5
6430 Schwyz

Public transport

At Schwyz railway station, take bus No 1 towards Muotathal and alight at the ‘Schwyz Post’ stop. The Museum is right next to the bus stop, on the opposite side of the Schwyzer Kantonalbank.

SBB timetable information

By private vehicle

On the A4 motorway, take the ‘Schwyz’ exit and follow the signs for ‘Schwyz’ into the village centre. Parking is available at the Museum in the Parkhaus Hofmatt parking facility.

‘Forum Schweizer Geschichte Schwyz’ app

With the free app «Forum Schwyz» you can listen to the audio guide to the permanent exhibition on your own Smartphone. An innovative guide navigates you through the museum.

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Museum Shop

The museum shop has a carefully selected range of books, games and gift items.

Persons with reduced mobility
For people with reduced mobility, the Museum has one wheelchair available for use during your visit. Please make a reservation with the Welcome Desk by telephone.

An accessible toilet is located in the basement. All floors are accessible by lift.

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