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Zurich Sights

Zunfthaus zur Waag (Scales Guildhall)

Updated 09/09/2012

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Renaissance in style—note the broad Tuscan columns and decorative strap work on the grand facade—this circa-1637 guildhall was the meeting place for linen weavers and hatmakers. Today it houses a restaurant of the same name, offering Zürich specialties. The main salon is staidly Biedermeier in style, so try to snag a seat in the walnut-lined Zunft-Saal guildhall, lined with stained-glass windows. Even better are the tables right in front of the building, while the

adjacent Fraumünster Church is an evocative setting for a drink.

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Münsterhof 8, Zürich, 8001, Switzerland

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Updated 09/09/2012

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