Self-guided tours

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Audioguide

Volcano and mobile phone

Set out on a journey to the depths of the Earth, where the forces that create volcanoes are at work, and all the way up into the stratosphere, where volcanic ash can dim the sun and influence the climate. The audio tour explains exhibits and tells stories about volcanoes.

Audio devices are available to borrow for free during the opening times (Mon-Fri, 9.00-17.00) at .

Deaf guide

Our audioguide about volcanoes is also available as deaf guide, in sign language and with optional subtitles in German.

Devices are available to borrow for free during the opening times (Mon-Fri, 9.00-17.00) at .

Paper guides

Various leaflets

focusTerra invites you on an exciting journey to discover glittering crystals, the centre of the Earth, our geological surroundings, the depths of the oceans, space and the origins of life.

Use the freely available paper guides on various topics to explore the permanent exhibition of focusTerra at your own leisure.

City tour

Wall with insignia

Take a self-guided tour of the geology and historical monuments of the old town of Zurich and discover what building stones were used throughout the centuries and how the cityscape was shaped by its geology. City tour Zurich (German only) (PDF, 919 KB)

 

City tours can also be booked for groups. Booking form

 
 
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