The Foundation has its main office at Linderbergstrasse 15, in 8700 Küsnacht, from where it manages its literary inheritance from Marie-Louise von Franz and Barbara Hannah, along with the Marie-Louise von Franz library.

According to Article 3 of its statutes, the purpose of the Foundation is to support the research and dissemination of knowledge in the field of Jungian Psychology. This involves, in particular,

  • the organization of conferences for analysts and postgraduates in the field of Jungian Psychology together with representatives of other scientific fields;
  • conducting symposiums on special problems in psychology in line with the work of C. G. Jung;
  • helping to bring scientific work that creatively furthers insights into the field of Jungian Psychology into fruition;
  • publishing valuable work done in the field of Jungian Psychology through its own publishing house;
  • creating new editions of out of print publications of Marie-Louise von Franz, Küsnacht, as well as publishing her unpublished manuscripts, and to oversee the translation of her already published works in other languages.