Fossils and rocks form a unique archive of Earth's history
Collection highlights: Crystal specimens from the Alps and from other parts of Europe
Many geologically painted mountain models originated at ETH Zurich 1890 to 1913 under the guidance of Geology Professor Albert Heim
About 2500 minerals, fossils and rocks in 2D or 3D can be searched online in the image catalogue ETH E-Pics Earth Science Collections.
ETH E-Pics Earth Science Collections
A comprehensive part of the objects of the Geological and Palaeontological Collection was recorded digitally and can be searched online.
Database of the Geological and Palaeontological Collection (German)
focusTerra conducts, in co-operation with the Earth Science Collections guided tours and workshops.
3 May 2017,
Geologische Stadtführung - Bausteine in Zürich, Trends durch die Jahrhunderte
7 May 2017,
Die Erde von oben - Öffentliche Sonntagsführung
Geologie der Alpen - Öffentliche Sonntagsführung
10 May 2017,