The Gotthard Mail in Winter, oil painting by Jean Jacot-Guillarmod
The Gotthard Mail in Winter, oil painting by Jean Jacot-Guillarmod, 1873
An event offers an insight into the history of the NRLA through texts, photos, films and infographics. This document is part of the following events.
In the early modern era, it takes travellers at least ten days to cover the 310 kilometres from Basel to the Italian border; now that same trip can be done in less than four hours.