Here, culture and public transportation rub shoulders. The National Museum houses Switzerland's most comprehensive collection of artifacts pertaining to its cultural...
The Musée Vaudois de la Vigne et du Vin (Vine and Wine Museum) is housed in the impressive Château d'Aigle. Almost 2,000 years of wine-producing history and cultural...
For more than two hundred and fifty years, the Vallée de Joux has revelled in the success of its watchmaking industry. The watchmaking businesses of today are...
In 1839 a German pharmacist moved to Vevey in the French part of Switzerland and changed his name from Heinrich Nestle to Henri Nestlé. His company, which is known the...
Return to rural life with a visit to the Farmers Museum. The main attraction is the building itself, a large double storey farmhouse from the 16th century with a...
Imposing, palatial houses bear witness to the turbulent history of this village. Until the 19th century, Zuoz played an important role on the political and cultural...
The Musée du Pays et Val de Charmey (Charmey National and Regional Museum) is in the same building as the tourist office, by the cable car station.
Here you can find out how the local people used to live. Everyday historical artefacts bear witness to the time when there was no electricity and hay still had to be...
Tour of a typical Toggenburg house.
Many of the exhibitions at the Alpine Museum located in an old Engadine house are of interest to children as well, for example, a bird collection with recorded...
Located at 1766 m, surrounded by ancient Walser houses, the building itself and its furnishings are the focus for this museum in the Camanaboda region, one of the...
Huldrych Zwingli was born in one of Switzerland's oldest wooden houses in 1484.