Did you know that our Canton is in the very heart of the Swiss metropolitan area? That the people living and working here enjoy a better bottom line than the average in Switzerland? Did you know that our Canton boasts a rich industrial past and actively pursues a prosperous high tech future? High tech and innovation are part of our spirit, and make us Solothurn people easy going and open to the world. We also enjoy the lively and very popular cultural activities on offer in our Canton.