Online exhibition

Online exhibition

In the online exhibition "The House of Maps - Topography builds during the crisis", you can find out everything about swisstopo's move to Wabern and how this took place in times of economic crisis, unemployment and war.

Guided tours of swisstopo

Guided tours of swisstopo

Are you interested in how swisstopo measures and documents the Swiss landscape as well as the ground beneath your feet? Would you like to find out how much work goes into getting a map printed? Come and peek behind the scenes of the Federal Office of Topography!

New sheet 173 Elm

New sheet 173 Elm

The summit arena of the UNESCO world heritage site Tectonic Arena Sardona is associated with the Glarus Thrust and is clearly visible on the new sheet 173 Elm of the Geological Atlas of Switzerland 1:25 000.

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Our offer

Basic data processing

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Geographical, geological and technical basics plus statutory mandates.

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Freely available online tools

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

Online tools

Standard range

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Commercially available maps, photos, data and applications.

Standard Range

Personalised supply

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

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