History of Money in Zurich Tour

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.

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.


Public Tour
Private Tour
Italian, Spanish, German, English, French


Price Adult CHF 25.00
Price for Private Tour CHF 390.00
Subcharge per Additional Hour (Private Tour) CHF 70.00

Time and Duration

Start Time

Public Tour: 20.01.2024, 4pm (German) + 02.10.2024, 5pm (English)


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

Number of Participants max. 20 persons

Contact & Starting Point

Tourist Information
Im Hauptbahnhof
8001  Zürich