The park opened on the 6th of June 1959, it has an area of 14,000 square meters and offers over 120 models in 1:25 scale of the most famous buildings and monuments of Switzerland. Swissminiatur has a network of 3,560 meters of miniature railways, 18 trains passing on rails crossing bridges and stopping at stations. There are boats that float on the lakes, cable cars and funiculars that go up and down the mountains and cars traveling on the highway.
The amusement park offers not only miniature reproductions; nature lovers can observe more than 30,000 species of plants.
Swissminiatur is an ideal place for children, who after running forward and backward through the thumbnails can stop for a moment and entertain themselves in the entertainment area, where different games are available.
The restaurant offers local, Italian and Asian cuisine. There is food for every taste!
The park is open from the 15th of March until the 26th of October, every day from 09:00 am to 06:00 pm.
The Swissminiatur closes for the winter, except from the 27th of October to 15th of December, in which it is open from 01:00 pm to 04:00 pm, for which there is also the 50% discount on the entry prices.
The Swissminiatur is sponsored by the bank Raiffeisen, Chicco d’oro and Vaudoise.
Don’t wait, plan a weekend, book a room at the Hotel Garni Battello and visit the Swissminiatur!