The museum’s objects are recorded in our catalogue, which is accessible to the wider public: from a hand-cranked telephone to curiosities from the world of philately to the small Saurer post bus from 1939. The database also contains an extensive photographic collection, posters, sections of the stamp collection and diagrams from the history of Swiss telecommunication.
If you would like to use image material from our online catalogue, please note our information regarding rules of use and licensing fees.
All pictures and illustrations in our catalogues are copyright protected and may only be used with permission by the offices or institutions concerned. If you would like to order images for reproduction, please note our user regulations and general legal requirements.
Other avenues of research
Could not find what you were looking for? For more in-depth information on the topic of communication and postal history, you can also access the catalogues of the PTT Archives and our joint library. To carry out a broader search we also recommend accessing the Swiss Museum collections. This database contains the collections of several Swiss museums.