Schwyz - Swiss History

Schwyz - Swiss History

Schwyz as the capital of the eponymous canton and the source of Switzerland's name is steeped in myths. The Old Town and the local museums mirror the history of the Confederation. According to legend, the city was founded by two Alemannic brothers. more

Swiss Science Center Technorama

Swiss Science Center Technorama

Switzerland's only Science Center is a tactile museum. Here, science becomes an experience of the senses. The curious can experiment to their heart's content at more than 500 interactive stations. more

Fondation de l’Hermitage - Art Museum

Fondation de...

The villa of the Hermitage Foundation solely houses changing art...more

Museum for Music Automatons

Museum for Music...

The museum for music automatons in Seewen exhibits over 600 music boxes,...more

Schwyz - Swiss History

Schwyz as the capital of the eponymous canton and the source of Switzerland's name is steeped in myths. The Old Town and the local museums mirror the history of the Confederation. According to legend, the city was founded by two Alemannic brothers.

Schwyz as the capital of the eponymous canton and the source of Switzerland's name is steeped in myths. The Old Town and the local museums mirror the history of the Confederation. According to legend, the city was founded by two Alemannic brothers.

Swiss Science Center Technorama

Switzerland's only Science Center is a tactile museum. Here, science becomes an experience of the senses. The curious can experiment to their heart's content at more than 500 interactive stations.

The Technorama is a scientific learning center with over 500 stations for experiments. It is unique in Europe. In a playful manner, visitors gain knowledge by means of experiments in physics, technology, technological art and perception.

Fondation de l’Hermitage - Art Museum

The villa of the Hermitage Foundation solely houses changing art exhibitions. What is permanent is the magnificent view of Lake Geneva and Notre-Dame Cathedral, a view that inspired the leading landscape painter Camille Corot.

The villa of the Hermitage Foundation solely houses changing art exhibitions. What is permanent is the magnificent view of Lake Geneva and Notre-Dame Cathedral, a view that inspired the leading landscape painter Camille Corot.

Museum for Music Automatons

The museum for music automatons in Seewen exhibits over 600 music boxes, organs for use at amusement parks and carnivals, and orchestrions. The previously private collection, which was opened to the public in 1990, is of international significance and the largest of its kind in Switzerland.

The museum for music automatons in Seewen exhibits over 600 music boxes, organs for use at amusement parks and carnivals, and orchestrions. The previously private collection, which was opened to the public in 1990, is of international significance and the largest of its kind in Switzerland.