Attractions

Museum in Rapperswil-Jona

Stadtmuseum Rapperswil-Jona

Completely renovated in 2012, the town's biggest museum now sports a cool facade that's half modernist perforated bronze and half 14th-century stone tower. Inside, the wide-ranging historical and cultural artefacts …
Castle in Rapperswil-Jona

Schloss Rapperswil

Rapperswil's Old Town is dominated by the sturdy turrets of its much-photographed 13th-century castle. Climb up to its terrace for views over a jigsaw of gables and the lake. On a cloudless day it's possible to make…
Gallery in Rapperswil-Jona

Kunst(zeug)haus

This enormous art space, a converted weapons arsenal with a very 21st-century wavy roof bearing the hallmark of Züricher architects Isa Stürm und Urs Wolf, is devoted to exhibitions of cutting-edge, contemporary Swi…
Museum in Rapperswil-Jona

Polenmuseum

Spread across the 2nd floor of medieval castle Schloss Rapperswil, this moderately interesting museum was founded in 1870 by a Polish emigrant, Count Władysław Broël-Plater. It now exhibits portraits, weapons, medal…