Late-Night Shopping

The pre-Christmas season begins in Zurich on November 23, 2023, when the Christmas lights known as “Lucy” are switched on at 6pm precisely. This is followed by late-night shopping in the city center. All those looking for that special Christmas gift can browse at the participating stores until 9pm.

These Stores Are Open Until Late Evening

Christmas Shopping in Zurich

Sunday Shopping at Advent

Many stores in Zurich's city center are additionally open on three Sundays in Advent:

November 26, 2023: 11.00am – 6.00pm
December 3, 2023: 11.00am – 6.00pm
December 17, 2023: 11.00am – 6.00pm

More About Sunday Shopping

Bahnhofstrasse – Zurich's Shopping Boulevard

New Year Shopping

January 2 is a public holiday in many parts of Switzerland. Nevertheless, numerous stores in central Zurich are open until 8pm and invite visitors to enjoy their first shopping spree in the new year.

January 2, 2024: 9.00am – 8.00pm 

More Information

Fraumünster Zurich

Other Stories You Might Like

Multifaceted Zurich