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Glarus

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg I-32 map
Part of Braun and Hogenberg I-32 map








Facts in brief:

Established as Roman settlement; Alemanni established here ca. 500 AD; Irish monk, Fridolin, converted the district to Christianity in 6th cen.

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