The Poster Collection

This collection contains Swiss posters created in the 20th century in the following areas:
  • Exhibits
  • Theatre and music
  • Commercial advertisements
  • Conferences
  • Cinema
  • Festivals
  • Processions
  • Tourism
  • Sports
  • Social services
  • Elections
The posters of this collection are listed in the Collection of Swiss posters.

Further information

Opening hours

Access to the collections on appointment; an advanced reservation is required.

Guided tours

Introductions to the print and drawing collections for schools or groups on appointment.


Cataloguing Rules

Last modification 27.07.2018

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Swiss National Library
Prints and Drawings Department
Hallwylstrasse 15
3003 Bern
Phone +41 58 462 89 71

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