Baseball (Dübendorf ZH)
Baseball (Dübendorf ZH)

Sporting Switzerland

Discover the beautiful or mysterious objects that are hidden in the aerial images of swisstopo.

Opening of the suspension bridge Punt la Greina

We update our geodata continuously. The suspension bridge “Punt la Greina”, which was ceremoniously opened on 6 july 2019, can already be found on our online maps.

Punt la Greina


Did you know that the surface of all glaciers in Switzerland would cover the entire lake of Geneva as well as the entire lake of Konstanz?


Geological heritage

«geology-news» is the new bulletin of the Swiss Geological Survey of swisstopo. It is published in German and French two or three times a year in digital form and gives information about news from the Swiss Geological Survey and the geology scene of Switzerland.

geologie-news nr 4

swisstopo photo competition – “knowing where”

Your top hiking photo could feature in our next advert or poster! Take part and win attractive prizes. Send us your best photo from your hiking trips in one of Switzerland’s many stunning regions.

To the competition

Chat with us on social media!

Communication with our customers and partners is very important to us. This is why we have a social media presence, posting news, the latest photos and videos and providing fascinating insights into what we do. Find out more about swisstopo and get in touch. We want to know what you think!

Our offer

Basic data processing

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Geographical, geological and technical basics plus statutory mandates.

Basic Data

Freely available online tools and geodata

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Maps, photos and applications available free of charge on the Internet (open data).

Online tools and geodata

Standard range

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Commercially available maps, photos, data and applications.

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Personalised supply

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Client-specific services for authorities and/or private individuals.

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