Schwyz: Welcome

Dear Swiss Abroad,


The Canton of Schwyz is delighted to welcome you to its SwissCommunity pages!


From one end to the other, every corner of this region lives and breathes our country's history and culture. This land is the very birthplace of the Swiss Confederation and every citizen of Schwyz, wherever in the world he or she may now be, can be proud of this Canton's crucial role in the history of Switzerland.


Enjoy navigating these Schwyz pages of SwissCommunity and … "bis bald" in our Canton.


The canton of Schwyz and citizens of Schwyz abroad

Online counter (only available in German)

Information for foreigners


Schwyz in brief

Canton of Schwyz (only available in German)

Schwyz Tourism

Commune of Schwyz (only available in German)

Central Switzerland : Schwyz

Canton Schwyz
Number of inhabitants: 154'093
Area: 908 km²