The Valais*Wallis Digital platform contributes to the Web Archives of Switzerland

On behalf of the Confederation, the Swiss National Library (NL) archives publications with a link to Switzerland, so that future generations will also be able to access these data. With regard to electronic information, the Web Archives of Switzerland aim to document the evolution of websites, to conserve them and to make them available in the long run. The objective is obviously to...

QoQa Contest

To celebrate the bicentenary of Valais, Valais Wallis Digital site (developed by Idiap) and the Tourism Office of Sierre in collaboration with organizes a Qdéfi.
As a prize, a 13 stars set composed of...

Trading card exchange

If you have missing cards of the Valais * Mania game...

Valais composé. Ein Kanton im Werden

The project "Valais*Wallis Digital" and its « mania, card game » highlighted in the exhibition «Valais composé. Ein Kanton im Werden» which opens this Saturday, April 25 at the Médiathèque of Martigny.

The second week of Valais * Mania is underway in all subsidiaries of Migros Valais!

From April 6 to May 9, collect 200 cards on the history of Valais between 1815 and 2015! Every purchase of CHF 20.- Migros Valais entitles you to a free bundle containing 4 cards. Wednesday 8, 15, 22, 29 April and 6 May, 5 different jokers with special effects await you from CHF 60, - purchase.

Now go into your Migros Valais subsidiary and participate in the Valais * Mania!

The card game Valais*Mania just arrived in Valais

The card game Valais*Mania just arrived in Valais

Last Friday, the cards and boxes of the Valais*Mania, card game of the star-project Valais*Wallis Digital ( that wants to celebrate Valais’ 2015 bicentenary by digitizing the collective memory of the canton, have been delivered to the headquarters of Migros Valais in Martigny.

The card game Valais*Mania is composed of 200 cards – of which 5 are jokers with special effects -  that have been illustrated by...

Valais*Wallis Digital – The collection of multimedia files in relation to Valais is officially launched

On Monday January 19th 2015, the Idiap Research Institute, together with its partners, officially kicked off its star-project “Valais*Wallis Digital”.  After 2 years of intensive work, Valais*Wallis Digital, which aims at celebrating the bicentenary of Valais’ entry into the Swiss Confederation in 2015, wants to motivate the population to get out their memories in relation to the « old country », to digitize and to share them on the platform or the mobile application especially developed for the project. 

Official start of the festivities for Valais’ bicentenary

On November 25, the Government of Valais officially opened the festivities for the bicentenary of Valais’ entry into the Swiss Confederation.

After the press conference, which took place that morning in Sion, the project leaders were present at ...

The website under a new light

August 29, star project Valais Wallis * Digital has unveiled the new version of its website. This site, including all information relating to the project, will also house from 1 January 2015, the platform that will digitize the memory of Valais...

Commemorating Valais's bicentennial with Valais * Wallis Digital

In 2015, the Canton of Valais will celebrate the 200th anniversary of its entry into the Swiss Confederation. 

Throughout this year, the star project "Valais * Wallis Digital" invites you to commemorate Valais's bicentenary by building and preserving the collective memory of the "old country." It is a call to "dig up" your memories - pictures, movies, soundtracks or others who "sleep" perhaps in an old box in the attic of your home...