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What to see in Zurich —
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13 places to visit in Zurich


#1Lindenhof hillLindenhof hill

On the top of the hill there is a lime tree garden of XV century with a view of the river, also you'll find here ruins of ancient Roman palace.

#2Bellevue tram stopBellevue tram stop

Besides regular trams, one where you can taste fondue during the ride departs from this stop as well.

#3Freitag towerFreitag tower

The tower is constructed from 19 transport containers. On first four floors you'll find a store with tarpaulin bags, and an observation platform on the roof.

#4UBS Polybahn funicularUBS Polybahn funicular

Lower stop of the UBS Polybahn funicular is located in the residential building of 1888 year built; the entrance is next to Starbucks.


The busiest airport of Western Europe with only three landing strips. It is 11-minute train-ride from centre.

#6St. Peter ChurchSt. Peter Church

This is the oldest church in Zurich with the biggest in Europe clock set on its tower.

#7Town hallTown hall

3-floor town hall was constructed in XVII century on the Limmat river's bank. The city council had been holding sessions here till 1978; today it is the museum of history.

#8Confiserie SprüngliConfiserie Sprüngli

Family business that has been making chocolate of the highest quality for more than 175 years. During this time 1 200 different chocolate confectioneries have been made.

#9Dinosaur MuseumDinosaur Museum

The museum holds 1275 exhibit items. Petrified remains of dinosaur jaws and eggs were found during excavations in the museum.

#10The Limmat riverThe Limmat river

The river flows out of Lake Zurich and goes through the old city. Excursion water tram runs down the Limmat every day.

#11Beyer Clock and Watch MuseumBeyer Clock and Watch Museum

Basement of Beyer Chronometrie vintage shop holds the museum. It's devoted to clocks history starting from 1400 AD.

#12Swiss National museumSwiss National museum

Looking at the exhibit items that are displayed on four floors of the museum, you can easily get acquainted with the history of Switzerland.


Former monastery church is one of the major churches of Zurich along with the Fraumünster and St. Peterskirche.

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