History of Money in Zurich TourZürich. Your sustainable city trip.

Get your money´s worth: this city tour packed full of facts explains how Zurich established itself as one today´s most important global financial hubs.

  • Find out about the history of money and finance in Zurich 
    Explore the old town 
    Visit the city´s wishing well 
  • Hear stories about Zurich´s money lenders

This exciting tour through Zurich recounts the city's long relationship with money, as highlighted by impressive and interesting facts: What does the silk industry have to do with banks? Who were the city's money lenders and where did people first envisage a bold vision for the future?

Answers to these and other intriguing questions will be explained during this leisurely stroll with a focus on historical economic aspects. The tour also includes a stop at Zurich's highly symbolic wishing well.

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Price Adult25.00
Price Group (max. 20 Persons)350.00
Surcharge per Extra Hour (per Group)70.00

Prices in CHF

Time & Duration

Start Time

Public Tour: 02.01.2021, 4pm


Private Tour: 2 - 3 h 
Public Tour: 2 h

Number of Participants max. 20 persons
This tour is available as follows:
All year, On request Every day


Public Tour

Public Tour

This tour is available in these languages
Private Tour

Private Tour

This tour for groups or individuals is available in these languages
Italian, Spanish, German, English, French

Additional Information

Precautionary Measures
  • Carrying and wearing face masks is necessary.
  • The recommended safety distance between guests and the tour guide must be maintained.
  • Customer data, such as telephone number and e-mail address, are required when booking a tour.