Zurich’s famous facades certainly have a story or two to tell. Urban explorers can visit the Grossmünster and the historic guild halls, as well Lenin’s apartment in exile or Einstein’s favorite cafe.
Zurich’s skyline is dominated by its churches. The twin towers of the Grossmünster, the stained glass windows of the Fraumünster and the clock tower of St. Peter are all prominent features of the cityscape.
Zurich places a high premium on art and culture. In addition to its exquisite opera house, culture vultures will discover the best museums, concerts and theaters.
A new district is emerging in Zurich-West around the old factory building. It lends Zurich its unconventional charm and provides plenty of space for creativity.