Heidi village

The village is made up of seven buildings, including a copy of Heidi’s home, a sawmill, a farm, the town hall and other typical buildings. Around 1880, Johanna Spyri was inspired to write Heidi’s story after visiting a place like this.

Typical Grisons House

The typical Grisons holiday house is a massive stone building with a large roof, small windows and a large entrance door as usually two families lived under one roof. The window frames, arches and corners of the doors of the building are decorated with so called “graffiti”, consisting of floral, geometric of heraldic ornamental shapes.…

Schwyz town Hall

The town hall in Schwyz presents various styles, dating back to different periods in Swiss history. Nevertheless, in this building all of these styles coexist side by side in a very harmonious way. The town hall was erected in the second half of the 17th century.