The Historic Photography Collection

B/W print: man in diving suit, Globus. Zurich, 1930–1940.
B/W print: man in diving suit, Globus. Zurich, 1930–1940.
The museum possesses an internationally renowned collection of historic photo-
graphy, based essentially on the items acquired by the museum in 1994 from Ruth and Peter Herzog of Basel. The collection currently covers the period from 1839 to the most recent past, and comprises almost 200,000 photographs. More …




Curator

Ricabeth Steiger
ricabeth.steiger@snm.admin.ch
Collections & Documentation
Landesmuseum Zürich
Museumstrasse 2
CH-8021 Zurich

Tel. +41 (0)44 218 65 11
Fax. +41 (0)44 211 29 49

Swiss National Museum
Sammlungszentrum
Lindenmoosstrasse 1
CH-8910 Affoltern a. Albis

Tel. +41 (0)44 762 13 13
Fax +41 (0)44 762 13 41
Opening hours
by appointment
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