Tell-ing landmark Swiss birthplace remains true to its origins By Julie Hunt Society Politics Culture Conflict Education ... Print comment Open popup to share Share: share on twitter share on facebook send by e-mail more... See in other languages: 4 See in other languages: 4 Languages: 4 (de) Schweizer Geburtswiese bleibt ihren Wurzeln treu (es) La pradera del Rütli, la cuna de Suiza (it) La culla della Svizzera fedele alle sue origini (ja) スイス発祥の地 そのままのかたちで Embed code Copy and paste the embed code above. This content was published on July 26, 2014 10:00 AMJul 26, 2014 - 10:00 The Rütli meadow is more or less as it was in 1291, when an oath was sworn that's seen as a first step towards the founding of the Swiss nation. (SRF/Julie Hunt, swissinfo.ch, 2014) Neuer Inhalt Horizontal Line subscription form Form for signing up for free newsletter. Sign up for our free newsletter and get the top stories delivered to your inbox. Email address swissinfo EN The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the visually or hearing impaired. swissinfo.ch Join us on Facebook!