Location : Sempach
How to reach
By car : Take a car from Highway A 2 Lucerne-Basel to exit Sempach, direction Sempach-Station SBB.
By train : Take a train from Lucerne-Basel to Sursee and from Sursee avail the services of post bus to Vogelwarte.
Switzerland may be small, but it is a very varied land and has much more to offer. Swiss Ornithological Institute is a non profit foundation supported by the public. It is the largest private field research institute in Switzerland. The primary task of this organization is about monitoring the population trends and species of birds occurring in the Switzerland through out the year. The main aim of Swiss Ornithological Institute is to study the improvements of living conditions that are the major threats to some species. The Institute scientifically examines the ecology and migration of species. It offers guided tours and half day workshops for school classes on request. The Institute remain closed on Mondays and is opened from Friday 8 am to 5 pm. The organization remains opened from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturdays/ Sundays from April 1 to September 31.