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Guided tours

You are welcome to visit the SLF and take a look behind the scenes. The tour starts with a 15-minute multimedia presentation of our activities and fields of research. You are then shown various areas of the institute and given an immediate insight into the everyday work of our researchers.

Public guided tours

When: every Friday at 10 am
Venue: WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF, Flüelastrasse 11, CH-7260 Davos Dorf
Duration: 1 – 1.5 hours
Language: German only
Cost: CHF 6.00 per person
Booking: by phone 081 417 01 11 no later than noon on Thursdays

Private guided tours

For whom: at least 10 people in school or other groups
When: by appointment (not on weekends and holidays)
Venue: WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF, Flüelastrasse 11, CH-7260 Davos Dorf
Duration: 1 – 1.5 hours
Cost: CHF 6.00 per person, minimum charge CHF 80.00
Flat rate for schools: CHF 70/group
Evening rate: CHF 200.00/group
Group size: max. 20 persons
Information and booking: E-mail to:  fuehrungen(at)slfto make life hard for spam bots.ch or Tel. 081 417 01 11 

Our group tours are fully booked until and including September 2019. Free dates for guided tours will be available again from October 2019.

 

Cancellations and change to reservations
Reservations are binding.
Changes are only possible up to 14 days before a guided tour. For organisational reasons, we ask you to abstain from changes of reservations.
Cancellations 14 – 2 days before the guided tour: CHF 40.- per tour.
Cancellations 1 – 0 days before the guided tour: 100% of the price
Cancellations of evening /weekend tours: 14 – 3 days before the tour 50%, 2 – 0 days before the tour 100% of the price.

 

Exhibition

Given that our research work is performed as a public service and that we seek to resolve problems that are relevant to society in general, we are eager to make our knowledge and findings accessible to the public at large.

We have therefore set up an interactive exhibition in our foyer. If you are interested in the work undertaken by the researchers at the SLF, or wish to find out more about snow, natural hazards or mountain ecosystems, you are very welcome to pay us a visit. Six exhibits and various models and computer simulations enable you investigate our subject areas in greater detail and conduct experiments while having fun at the same time.

Please take note that the exhibition is held in German only!

When: Wednesdays, 2 – 5 pm
Venue: WSL-Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF, Flüelastrasse 11, CH-7260 Davos Dorf
Cost: free
Booking: not necessary
Information: Reception Desk: 081 417 01 11, fuehrungen(at)slfto make life hard for spam bots.ch