Opening times

Museum, boutique and bistro

Tu – We 10:00 - 17:00

Th 10:00 - 19:00

Fr – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Library

Tu – We, Fr 10:00 - 18:00

Th 10:00 - 19:00

Sa – Mo closed

Special opening times

Su 8/1/2021 10:00 - 17:00 Swiss National Holiday

Sa 9/4/2021 18:00 - 0:00 Zurich's long night of museums

Su 9/5/2021 0:00 - 2:00 Zurich's long night of museums

Mo 9/13/2021 closed Knabenschiessen

Tu 12/21/2021 10:00 - 17:00

We 12/22/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Th 12/23/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Fr 12/24/2021 10:00 - 14:00 Christmas Eve

Sa 12/25/2021 10:00 - 17:00 Christmas

Su 12/26/2021 10:00 - 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Mo 12/27/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Tu 12/28/2021 10:00 - 17:00

We 12/29/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Th 12/30/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Fr 12/31/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Sa 1/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00 New Year´s Day

Su 1/2/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Saint Berchtold

Fr 4/15/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Good Friday

Su 4/17/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Easter

Mo 4/18/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Easter Monday

Mo 4/25/2022 closed Sechseläuten

Su 5/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Labour Day

Th 5/26/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 6/5/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Whitsun

Mo 6/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Whit Monday

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Opening times

Museum, boutique and bistro

Tu – We 10:00 - 17:00

Th 10:00 - 19:00

Fr – Su 10:00 - 17:00

Library

Tu – We, Fr 10:00 - 18:00

Th 10:00 - 19:00

Sa – Mo closed

Special opening times

Su 8/1/2021 10:00 - 17:00 Swiss National Holiday

Sa 9/4/2021 18:00 - 0:00 Zurich's long night of museums

Su 9/5/2021 0:00 - 2:00 Zurich's long night of museums

Mo 9/13/2021 closed Knabenschiessen

Tu 12/21/2021 10:00 - 17:00

We 12/22/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Th 12/23/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Fr 12/24/2021 10:00 - 14:00 Christmas Eve

Sa 12/25/2021 10:00 - 17:00 Christmas

Su 12/26/2021 10:00 - 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Mo 12/27/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Tu 12/28/2021 10:00 - 17:00

We 12/29/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Th 12/30/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Fr 12/31/2021 10:00 - 17:00

Sa 1/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00 New Year´s Day

Su 1/2/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Saint Berchtold

Fr 4/15/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Good Friday

Su 4/17/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Easter

Mo 4/18/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Easter Monday

Mo 4/25/2022 closed Sechseläuten

Su 5/1/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Labour Day

Th 5/26/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Ascension Day

Su 6/5/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Whitsun

Mo 6/6/2022 10:00 - 17:00 Whit Monday

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Virtual tour

Federal Councillors since 1848

15.6.2021 | 18:00 – 18:45

Virtual tour of the exhibition «Federal Councillors since 1848».
Since guided tours on site are not possible at the moment, we offer this tour as a virtual tour via Zoom.  You will receive a personal online access after the reservation.

National Museum Zurich | virtual

English

This event is in the past.

Reservations desk

+41 44 218 66 00 reservationen@nationalmuseum.ch

The exhibition

Since 1848, Switzerland has been governed by the Federal Council. But who are the people who direct the fate of the Swiss Confederation? Photographs, film clips, documents and clothing take visitors on a fascinating journey back in time to meet the 119 members of the nation’s government. At the centre of the exhibition, visitors can look around a replica of a Federal Council chamber. Another section of the exhibition showcases gifts received by the Swiss government from all over the world.

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