24 Hour Itinerary for Culture Lovers 
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24 Hours in Zurich for Culture Lovers

Culture buffs can enjoy a host of cultural highlights during their 24-hour visit to Zurich.

In the city’s historic center, culture lovers can find history and tradition in the many corners and picturesque alleys. The easiest way to explore is on the popular Old Town Walking Tour.

After this fascinating insight into the city’s past and traditions, they can visit other institutions of cultural historical interest under their own steam – such as the National Museum or one of the guild houses. Thanks to the perfect infrastructure and short walking distances, culture fans can see a good deal of Zurich even if they only have 24 hours to spare.


Tips and Information About Zurich

Tourist Information

Tips, information, details of city tours, and the Zürich Card can be obtained from the Tourist Information at Zurich Main Station.
Free Admission with the Zurich Card

National Museum

Located directly by the Main Station, the castle-style National Museum gives an insight into Switzerland’s largest collection of cultural history.
Surprise with the Zürich Card

Au Gratin

The menu at the Au Gratin features gratin specialties and seasonal delights. And with the Zürich Card, the main dish comes with a culinary surprise.
50% Discount with the Zürich Card

Zurich Old Town Walking Tour

The most popular of the city tours takes guests on a journey back through time: in the picturesque Old Town, Zurich’s history comes to life.
2-for-1 With the Zürich Card

Cabaret Voltaire

Afterwards, tour participants can treat themselves to refreshments at the birthplace of the Dada art movement, the Cabaret Voltaire.

Stroll through the Old Town

The most beautiful corners of the Old Town can be revisited and souvenirs purchased in the course of a leisurely stroll.
Surprise with the Zürich Card

Zunfthaus zur Waag

This guild house is renowned for the local specialty, Zürich Geschnetzeltes with rösti. With the Zürich Card, a surprise is served with the main dish.

Multifaceted Zurich

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