Visual impressions of the Forum of Swiss History
Forum of Swiss History, Schwyz

Visual Material

Look here for visual material for the Forum of Swiss History in Schwyz and its permanent exhibitions. Please note that pictures may only be used for reporting purposes and must be published with reference to copyright, and that we must be provided with a copy of any such publication.

For information or to order additional photos please contact the Picture Archive:

Andrea Kunz


Elena Mastrandrea

Please note that images on our website marked “for web only” cannot be ordered from the Picture Archive.

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Then you should visit our Online Collection!

Forum Schweizer Geschichte Schwyz. Aussenansicht mit Haupteingang.
©Schweizerisches Nationalmuseum
Forum Schweizer Geschichte Schwyz. Seitenansicht mit dem grossen Mythen im Hintergrund.
©Schweizerisches Nationalmuseum
View inside of the Scriptorium
© Swiss National Museum
View to the market booth
© Swiss National Museum
View to knight’s tombstone with plate armours
© Swiss National Museum
Media station «Little Knight»
For once, children are not only allowed to look at medieval weapons and suits of armour, they can actually touch them and even wear armour. In the ‘Knight’s Room’ girls can dress up as a medieval lady and boys can put on a knight’s harness and have their photograph taken.
© Swiss National Museum

Swiss National Museum.
Forum Schweizer Geschichte Schwyz.
Hofmatt | Zeughausstrasse 5
6430 Schwyz

Tel. +41 (0)41 819 60 11
Fax +41 (0)41 819 60 10
Opening hours
Opening hours
Tue – Sun 10 am – 5 pm

Good Friday 18.04.2014 closed
Easter 20.04.2014 open
Easter Monday 21.04.2014 open
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