Update swissNAMES3D

With over 400000 georeferenced entries, swissNAMES3D is the most comprehensive collection of Swiss geographical names. Interested parties can download this updated dataset free of charge.


Hiking Maps 1:33 333 – up-to-date

The four hiking maps Säntis, Gstaad–Lenk–Adelboden, Pilatus–Rigi and Unterengadin at a scale of 1:33 333 are constantly being updated and have just been reprinted. Thanks to the news graphics, readability is even better. Order the latest hiking maps – waterproof, easy-to-read, convenient and inexpensive.

Now available in our swisstopo Onlineshop

Discover Switzerland with the National Map 1:10 000

The update of the most detailed map of Switzerland has been published on map.geo.admin.ch. The National Map 1:10 000 is generated fully automatically each year for the whole of Switzerland, using the latest available data from swisstopo.

Go on a journey of discovery

The long road to the topographical landscape model TLM

In December 2019, the development of the topographical landscape model (TLM) was officially completed. A look back to the early days of digitalisation at swisstopo in the 1960s shows how deeply rooted this achievement is in long-term efforts.

Space and time

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!

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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).

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Commercially available maps, photos, data and applications.

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

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