Slate factory

A unique piece of Glarus industrial history. In this factory, founded in 1898, they mainly used to make school writing slates, involving over 30 different processes, and later score boards for card games and other souvenirs. Here, in the only working slate factory in Switzerland, the slate dust,... more

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Diemtigstube - Exhibition Room

Exhibition and sale of arts and crafts from the Diemtig Valley and its surroundings. more

Diemtigstube - Exhibition Room

Slate factory

A unique piece of Glarus industrial history. In this factory, founded in 1898, they mainly used to make school writing slates, involving over 30 different processes, and later score boards for card games and other souvenirs. Here, in the only working slate factory in Switzerland, the slate dust, sawdust and smell of lime are combined with the latest educational approach to museums (group guided tours only, by arrangement).

Slate factory
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Diemtigstube - Exhibition Room

Exhibition and sale of arts and crafts from the Diemtig Valley and its surroundings.

The Diemtigtstube is a traditional exhibition of arts and rafts from the Diemtig Valley.

Diemtigstube - Exhibition Room
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Switzerland’s only Glass Labyrinth

The extraordinary world of glass enchants visitors with glass sounds and a fascinating light show. Similar to a mirror hall, and yet different, it is not easy to find one’s way to the exit. One has to take care not to bump into something.

Switzerland’s only Glass Labyrinth
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