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Museums to explore in Schwyz

Schwyz

The canton of Schwyz is a canton in central Switzerland between the Alps in the south, Lake Lucerne to the west, and Lake Zürich in the north, centered on and named after the town of Schwyz.

Museum of the Swiss Charters of Confederation
Museum of the Swiss Charters of ConfederationBahnhofstrasse 20, 6430 Schwyz, Switzerland

The Museum of the Swiss Charters of Confederation exhibits the most important documents from the history of the Old Swiss Confederation and explains their meaning. The focal point is the legendary Federal Charter of 1291. Today, the museum explains the national myth and the actual history of the Old Swiss Confederacy. It features a collection of original documents and flags.

Map of Museums to explore in Schwyz