Sights & Attractions in Zürich

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Name Category Location
 
Alfred Escher
Leave it to Zürich to have a statue that honors...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue) Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Bahnhofstrasse
Reputedly "the most expensive street in the...
Neighborhoods / Streets Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Fraumünster
Of the church spires that are Zürich's...
Religious Sites Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Graphische Sammlung
The impressive collection of the Federal...
Museums / Galleries Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Grossmünster
This impressive cathedral is affectionately...
Religious Sites Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Hauptbahnhof
From the bustling main concourse of this...
Transportation Sites Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Haus Konstruktiv
Housed in a former electrical substation set by...
Museums / Galleries Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Haus zum Rüden
Now housing one of Zürich's finest restaurants,...
Architectural Sites Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Helmhaus
The open court of this museum once served as a...
Museums / Galleries Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Kirche St. Peter
Dating from the early 13th century, Zürich's...
Religious Sites Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Kirchgasse
Antiques, art, and book enthusiasts will...
Neighborhoods / Streets Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Kunsthaus
With a varied and high-quality permanent...
Museums / Galleries Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Lindenhof
On the site of this quiet square, overlooking...
Squares Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Paradeplatz
The hub of Bahnhofstrasse and a tram junction,...
Squares Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Rathaus
Zürich's striking Baroque government building...
Government Buildings Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Rindermarkt
Fans of Gottfried Keller, commonly considered...
Neighborhoods / Streets Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Schauspielhaus Pfauenbühne
During World War II this was the only...
Arts / Performance Venues Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Wasserkirche
One of Switzerland's most delicate late-Gothic...
Religious Sites Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Zoologisches Museum
Engaging and high-tech, the Zoological Museum...
Museums / Galleries Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Zunfthaus zur Meisen
Set on the bank of the Limmat across the river...
Museums / Galleries Left Bank: The Altstadt
 
Zunfthaus zur Saffran
Portions of this guildhall for haberdashers date...
Architectural Sites Right Bank: Niederdorf and Oberdorf
 
Zunfthaus zur Waag
Renaissance in style—note the broad Tuscan...
Architectural Sites Left Bank: The Altstadt

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