Silberweide nature station

Silberweide nature station creates experiences of nature. The main target of the nature station is to enthuse people and to raise their awareness for the world of animals and plants around the Greifensee.

Things to do and infrastructure

Kindergarten and school classes, families, groups and everyone who is interested in the environment are able to discover and observe plants and animals in their natural habitat either independently or with a guide.

An experience trail leads through the reed lands to the observation hut, passing ponds, rare plants and beaver tracks. The barefoot path offers a great alternative. A playground and bistro as well as a fireplace and picnic area are provided.

  • Nature reserve with meadows, ponds and observation hut
  • Varied experience trail
  • Barefoot path with mud hole
  • Exhibition
  • Playground, picnic area with barbecue and bistro
  • Rental of outdoor facility and exhibition room outside official opening hours

Guided tours, workshops and events (all-season)

Experiences and learning opportunities
  • Seasonal guided nature tours for families, groups and companies
  • Nature education for kindergarten and school classes

Events and workshops
  • Discover particularities, acquire knowledge, gain energy and become creative


Adults: CHF 7.00
Children (6-16)/disabled people: CHF 3.00
Families: CHF 15.00
Opening hours
Closed during winter months. Occasional public events. Summer season starts again on March 28, 2020.

We offer guided tours for groups and schools throughout the year upon prior reservation.

Telephone: +41 44 942 18 74
(Should the telephone not be attended, please leave your message on the answering machine or send us an email.)
Bankstrasse 8
8610 Uster
Tel. +41 44 942 12 10
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