The Circus Knie is one of the oldest and leading circus dynasties in Europe. Presently, the 8th generation of the Knie Family stands in the ring. In 2019, the Circus Knie is celebrating "100 Years of the Swiss National Circus". The anniversary tour in 2019 for Circus Knie begins in March in Rapperswil and will take the National Circus to 33 locations all over Switzerland.
Prototype: Swiss Federal Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) class Re 460 fast general-purpose locomotive with advertising for the 100th anniversary of the Swiss National Circus Knie (Rapperswil, Switzerland). The locomotive looks as it currently does in 2019.