Glarnerland Visitor Centre

Start your journey of discovery in the Sardona World Heritage in the Glarnerland Visitor Centre, the ideal starting point for tours and excursions, for instance with a GeoGuide.

Location Glarus

In the Glarnerland Nature Centre (Train station building)

Staffed information point. Opening hours: Tuesday to Friday from 2.00-5:30 pm, Saturday from 10-12 am.

Information on site, via Phone or E-mail: +41 55 622 21 82,

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Further information on website Naturzentrum Glarnerland (german)

Location Elm

Elm (in the old school building)

Opening hours are from 10 am to 8pm daily. Guided tours with Sardona GeoGuides upon request
Phone: +41 55 642 52 52

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Further information on website Elm Ferienregion (german)


Other locations

Experience the World Heritage Sardona in the Alpine Museum Braunwald, the exhibition in Vättis or in the Visitor Pavilion Flims


Alpinmuseum Braunwald


Open all year round from Monday to Friday (8.15-12 am| 1:30-4:45 pm), Saturdays (8.45-12.15 am), during the vacation season also Sundays (8.45-12.15 am). Guided tours upon request.

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Website Alpinmuseum Braunwald (german)

Eartchquake and rockslide exhibition


Opening hours: April to November, daily 8 am – 8 pm. December to March upon request. Guided tours for groups on request. For free. Free admission. Collection.

Information via Phone or E-mail: +41 81 306 13 34,

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Further information about the exhibition

Visitor Pavilion


Open all year round. Every Sunday (December 12, 2021 to April 19, 2022) the GeoGuides provide insight into the formation of the main overthrust.

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Further information, including video und how to get there

Information room Kunkels


Während den Sommermonaten geöffnet. Beim Berggasthaus Überuf auf dem Kunkelspass steht ein Schlüssel für die Besichtigung des Raums zur Verfügung.

Open during the summer months. A key is available at the Überuf mountain restaurant on the Kunkelspass to visit the room.

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How to thet there and opening hours of the restaurant