Zurich Old Town

The historic heart of the city beats on both sides of the Limmat river, where guild houses, churches and historic places line the romantic little streets and adorn the hidden corners.
Schipfe – Zurich's Oldest District

Attractions of the Old Town:

The attractions listed below are the ultimate must-sees of Zurich’s historic city center.

Streets and Alleys:

Starting at the Zurich Main Station, you can easily discover the Old Town – including the famous “Niederdorf”– on your own.

Zurich Old Town Walking Tour

Those who want to learn more about Zurich’s history and past, can participate in the most popular guided city tour, the “Zurich Old Town Walking Tour”.

On this tour, professional guides offer fascinating insights on the origins of Switzerland’s biggest city, explain its significance for Switzerland through the ages and also report on famous Zurich personalities.


Old Town Walking Tour Zurich

Pro Tip:

With the Zürich Card you get 50% off on this tour.