The Museum (Forum Schweizer Geschichte) shows the history of the Swiss Confederation (Eidgenossenschaft) in the Middle Ages.
The permanent exhibition focuses on the foundation and early development of the Old Swiss Confederacy in the Middle Ages. The thematic approach puts this development into European perspective.
The role of the Church, trade and business, commercial routes, cities versus aristocracy, the feudal society versus citizens of cities and other issues.
The museum is one of three national museums, the other two are in Prangins and Zurich.Museum: Museum of Swiss History
Address: Zeughausstrasse 5