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Zurich Destination Guide

Explore Zurich in Switzerland.

Zurich in the region of Zurich with it's 341,730 inhabitants is a town in Switzerland - some 59 mi (or 95 km) North-East of Berne, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Zurich is now 02:42 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Zurich" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zurich, Zollikon, Oberlunkhofen, Kloten, Kilchberg or Letten. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Zurich City Sprints 2012 JM8+

04:27 min ( October 09, 2012 by Nicola Pini)
Views: 499 - Rating: 5/5

The Race between the Swiss champion Biel/Basel and the Seeclub Zurich What a race!!!

Zürich / Zurich (CH)

05:01 min ( May 21, 2012 by WoelkerVideo)
Views: 624 - Rating: 5/5

Impressionen aus Zürich / Impressions of Zurich 0:00 Limmat; Münsterbrücke, Grossmünster, Museum "Helmhaus"; Wasserkirche 0:10 Sitzfigur (Replik) Karls des Grossen am Südturm des Grossmünsters 0...


Zurich Switzerland

02:43 min ( July 20, 2011 by lucoto)
Views: 169 - Rating: 5/5

Paseo en barco por el lago de Zúrich el día 03-08-2010

Take off from Zurich to Cairo with Swiss...

02:42 min ( March 30, 2008 by Nicolas Detournay)
Views: 342 - Rating: 5/5

Voici le décolage le matin vers Le Caire venant de Zurich (ZRH) le 21 Février 2008. Le numéro de vol était LX 236. Mon siège était 43K dans l'allée de droite. La compagnie était un A340 de la ...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Zurich during the next days.

27
May
2019

SketchClub (Spring Sessions) - Game Art & 3D Animation

Beginning: 05:30 pm (17:30).
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Self-Coaching: SHADOWS & PROJECTIONS

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Hans-Martin Buff (Prince, No Doubt) & Gary Marlowe - Die Teamarbeit Von Engineer Und Komponist In Der Filmmusik

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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DrivenWoman Lifeworking™ Workshop – Zürich

Beginning: 06:45 pm (18:45).
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28
May
2019

Steve Hackett

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Entrepreneurs Networking & Drinks

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Steve Hackett

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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29
May
2019

David Dorad

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Juen & Bach - Himmel & Hölle

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Artificial Intelligence In 3:59h

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Zürich Stadelhofen railway station

Zürich Stadelhofen is an important local railway station in the city of Zurich, on the Zürich-Rapperswil, Zürich-Winterthur, Zürich-Uster lines of the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB). It is also the terminus of the Forchbahn (FB) suburban railway and is served by several lines of the Zurich tram network. Stadelhofen lies close to the Zurich Opera House and near Bellevue Square. It is in the southeastern part of the city and is close to Lake Zürich, on its north-eastern shore.

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Located at 47.37, 8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Zurich, Cultural property of national significance in the canton of Zurich, Railway stations in the canton of Zurich, Santiago Calatrava structures, Swiss Federal Railways stations, Transport in Zurich

First Battle of Zurich

The Helvetic Republic in 1798 became a battlefield of the French Revolutionary Wars. In the First Battle of Zurich on 4 – 7 June 1799, French general André Masséna was forced to yield the city to the Austrians under Archduke Charles and retreat beyond the Limmat, where he managed to fortify his positions, resulting in a stalemate.

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Tags:1799 in Austria, 1799 in France, Battles involving Austria, Battles involving Switzerland, Battles of the French Revolutionary Wars, Battles of the War of the Second Coalition, Campaigns of the French Revolutionary Wars by year, Conflicts in 1799, History of Zurich, War of the Second Coalition

Second Battle of Zurich

The Second Battle of Zurich (25–26 September 1799) was a key victory by the Republican French army in Switzerland led by André Masséna over an Austrian and Russian force commanded by Alexander Korsakov near Zurich. It broke the stalemate that had resulted from the First Battle of Zurich three months earlier and led to the withdrawal of Russia from the Second Coalition. Most of the fighting took place on both banks of the river Limmat up to the gates of Zurich, and within the city itself.

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Located at 47.37, 8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1799 in Austria, 1799 in France, Battles involving Switzerland, Battles of the French Revolutionary Wars, Battles of the War of the Second Coalition, Conflicts in 1799, History of Zurich, War of the Second Coalition

Cabaret Voltaire (Zurich)

Cabaret Voltaire was the name of a nightclub in Zurich, Switzerland. It was founded by Hugo Ball, with his companion Emmy Hennings on February 5, 1916 as a cabaret for artistic and political purposes. Other founding members were Marcel Janco, Richard Huelsenbeck, Tristan Tzara, and Jean Arp. Events at the cabaret proved pivotal in the founding of the anarchic art movement known as Dada.

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Located at 47.37, 8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Dada, Modernist theatre, Underground culture, Zurich culture

University of Zurich

The University of Zurich (UZH, German: Universität Zürich), located in the city of Zurich, is the largest university in Switzerland, with over 25,000 students. It was founded in 1833 from the existing colleges of theology, law, medicine and a new faculty of philosophy. Currently, the university has faculties of arts, economics, law, medicine, science, theology and veterinary medicine.

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Located at 47.37, 8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Zurich, Cultural property of national significance in the canton of Zurich, Educational institutions established in 1833, Universities in Switzerland, University of Zurich