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ViaGottardo
ViaGottardo
Stage 8, Altdorf–Wassen
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ViaSuworow
ViaSuworow
Stage 4, Wassen–Altdorf
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ViaSuworow
ViaSuworow
Stage 5, Altdorf–Biel-Chinzig
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Via Alpina
Via Alpina
Stage 6, Urner Boden–Altdorf (UR)
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Via Alpina
Via Alpina
Stage 7, Altdorf (UR)–Engelberg
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Trans Swiss Trail
Trans Swiss Trail
Stage 20, Seelisberg–Erstfeld
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ViaGottardo
ViaGottardo
Stage 7, Luzern–Altdorf
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Cycling in the surroundings

North-South Route
North-South Route
Stage 4, Flüelen–Andermatt
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North-South Route
North-South Route
Stage 3, Luzern–Flüelen
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Alpine Panorama Route
Alpine Panorama Route
Stage 3, Glarus–Flüelen
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Alpine Panorama Route
Alpine Panorama Route
Stage 4, Flüelen–Sörenberg
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Biking in the surroundings

Unterland Bike
Talboden Bike
Chinzig Bike
Brunnital Bike
Haldi Bike
Schächental Bike
Downhill Haldi
Isenthal Bike
Gitschital Bike
Altdorf (UR)
Monument of Wiliam Tell

Monument of Wiliam Tell

The monument for Wilhelm Tell, the freedom fighter in the history of Switzerland. This monument was created by Richard Kissling between 1882 to 1895.
Richard Kissling, Swiss sculptor, created the Wilhelm Tell monument in Altdorf (1895). This piece of art was produced by order of some politicians, who dictated the artists very precisely. For the Tell monument the order was to depict Wilhelm Tell as a proud, audacious, determined man wearing a traditional farmer's costume. The sculptor Richard Kissling carried out the task exactly according to the specifications.

Wilhelm Tell, in mediaeval appearing war clothing and with the crossbow on his shoulders, his arm around his son who holds the hand of his father and looks at him adoringly. The motive in this view from below hoists Tell to a significant size, the interaction of the strong muscles is suggested.
The monument for Wilhelm Tell, the freedom fighter in the history of Switzerland. This monument was created by Richard Kissling between 1882 to 1895.
Richard Kissling, Swiss sculptor, created the Wilhelm Tell monument in Altdorf (1895). This piece of art was produced by order of some politicians, who dictated the artists very precisely. For the Tell monument the order was to depict Wilhelm Tell as a proud, audacious, determined man wearing a traditional farmer's costume. The sculptor Richard Kissling carried out the task exactly according to the specifications.

Wilhelm Tell, in mediaeval appearing war clothing and with the crossbow on his shoulders, his arm around his son who holds the hand of his father and looks at him adoringly. The motive in this view from below hoists Tell to a significant size, the interaction of the strong muscles is suggested.

Monument of Wiliam Tell

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Hiking in the surroundings

ViaGottardo
ViaGottardo
Stage 8, Altdorf–Wassen
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ViaSuworow
ViaSuworow
Stage 4, Wassen–Altdorf
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ViaSuworow
ViaSuworow
Stage 5, Altdorf–Biel-Chinzig
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Via Alpina
Via Alpina
Stage 6, Urner Boden–Altdorf (UR)
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Via Alpina
Via Alpina
Stage 7, Altdorf (UR)–Engelberg
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Trans Swiss Trail
Trans Swiss Trail
Stage 20, Seelisberg–Erstfeld
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ViaGottardo
ViaGottardo
Stage 7, Luzern–Altdorf
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Cycling in the surroundings

North-South Route
North-South Route
Stage 4, Flüelen–Andermatt
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North-South Route
North-South Route
Stage 3, Luzern–Flüelen
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Alpine Panorama Route
Alpine Panorama Route
Stage 3, Glarus–Flüelen
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Alpine Panorama Route
Alpine Panorama Route
Stage 4, Flüelen–Sörenberg
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Biking in the surroundings

Unterland Bike
Talboden Bike
Chinzig Bike
Brunnital Bike
Haldi Bike
Schächental Bike
Downhill Haldi
Isenthal Bike
Gitschital Bike