Rudolf Steiner Archive
Phone +41 61 706 82 10
Fax +41 61 706 82 20
Center for documentation and edition of the scientific and artistic Works of Rudolf Steiner.
Foundation for the preservation, investigation and publication of Rudolf Steiner’s scientific and artistic legacy.
Records of Rudolf Steiner’s legacy
Stenographic notes of nearly 4000 lectures ; approx. 1800 letters ; more than 600 notebooks and 7000 notes ; thousands of manuscripts’ pages, sketches, artworks, architectural models, furniture, jewelry, approx. 1100 original blackboard drawings and Rudolf Steiner’s private library with more than 9000 volumes.
Use of the Archive
Our records can be consulted by appointment dayly, from Monday to Friday, 8 to 12 am and from 2 to 6 pm.
Rudolf Steiner’s Complete Works
The Complete Works are one of the most comprehensive publication projects of an author. During his life Rudolf Steiner has not only written numerous books and essays, but he gave more than 6000 lectures related to the most diverse areas of life. Besides this, there are many sketches and designs from the field of graphics, painting,sculpture and eurythmy.
Since many years the Archive takes part in exhibitions worldwide lending records and artworks. Letters, manuscripts, sketches, paintings, jewelry, furniture, photos, sculptures, architectural models are at disposal for exhibiton purposes
The reading room is open to the public from Monday to Friday from 3 to 6 pm. There you can consult the Rudolf Steiner Complete Edition, literature on the life and work of Rudolf Steiner, complete editions of Goethe and Nietzsche, reference works on philosophy, history, religion, exhibition catalogues and the most important anthroposophical journals.
Our archive shop is open Monday to Friday from 3 to 6 pm. Available are the complete edition of Rudolf Steiner's works, paperback editions, selected secondary literature, etc.