Town Hall

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  • Address: Limmatquai 55, Zurich, Switzerland
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  • Phone: +41-432596811
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Heritage Building, Hall

The Rathaus dates back to 1694 and was the seat of the government till 1798. It is built on the Limmat River and the current structure replaced a 13th century court house. The town hall is maintained beautifully although visitors are rarely allowed inside. The ceilings are paneled and beautiful paintings adorn it. When the parliament is in session, it is possible to watch the proceedings from the balcony. It is worth enjoying the Renaissance building from the outside as well and if you’re lucky, from the inside.

Town Hall Travel Tips

  • Photography is permitted.
  • Building is open for visitors only on select days. Enquire before you visit.
  • Handicapped accessible lavatories are there.
  • Wheelchair is accessible. 
  • Guided tours on request are applicable.

Entrance Ticket Details For Town Hall

  • Free entry

Town Hall Hours

  • Monday: 7:30am to 12pm (Cantonal Council)
  • Wednesday: 5pm to 8pm (City Council)
  • Tuesday/ Thursday: Church Synods (sessions irregular)

How to Reach Town Hall

  • By Tram

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  • Town Hall Address: Limmatquai 55, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Town Hall Contact Number: +41-432596811
  • Time required to visit Town Hall: 00:45 Mins
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  • 6.37% of people who visit Zurich include Town Hall in their plan

  • 33.33% of people start their Town Hall visit around 4 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Town Hall

Monday, Wednesday and Sunday

57.14% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Town Hall

People normally club together Wasserkirche and Friedhof Fluntern while planning their visit to Town Hall.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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