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  • Address: Stadthausquai 19, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Hours: Summer 9am - 6pm, Winter 10am - 4pm
  • Admission: Free

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Church of Our Lady (Fraumünster)

The 13th-century Church of our Lady, or Fraumunster, has an elegant blue spire which soars above the Zurich skyline. Situated right next to the lake, it is one of Zurich's key sights. Founded in 853 as a Benedictine convent, around the 11th century it was responsible for minting coins and collecting tolls making the then Abbess a powerful women indeed.

Inside the church are the famous stained-glass windows of 1967 by the famous artist Marc Chagall. The three main windows are: the blue Jacob window, with a ladder to heaven, the green Christ window, featuring Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus, and the yellow Zion window depicting King David and Bathsheba being trumpeted into New Jerusalem. To the sides there are windows depicting the Prophets and Moses. Near the main exit is a window by another famous artist, Giacometti. 

Practical Info

It is not hard to find the church as its narrow blue spire rises into the skyline of Zurich. Walk along the Limmat river and you will come across the church. Or take tram 4 to City Hall.

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2-Hour Zurich City Walking Tour, Zurich, null
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

2-Hour Zurich City Walking Tour

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 22 Reviews

View the highlights of Zurich in two hours on this small-group walking tour. Stroll around the famous Bahnhofsstrasse, Lindenhof, and Lake Zurich, and see the ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $26.00
Private Tour: Central Zurich and Surroundings Tour by Electric Tuk Tuk, Zurich, Walking Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

Private Tour: Central Zurich and Surroundings Tour by Electric Tuk Tuk

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 4 Reviews

See the best of Zurich with ease on this private 1.5-hour electric Tuk Tuk tour. Board your eco-friendly vehicle with a driver-guide, and ride through the city ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 90 minutes (approx.)

From USD $49.81
2-hour Private Guided Zurich Downtown Tour, Zurich, Private Sightseeing Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

2-hour Private Guided Zurich Downtown Tour

This private tour by foot includes among others the following spots: Paradeplatz (one of the most expensive places in the world; suggested pick up); ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $193.12
Electric Tuk Tuk Scavenger Hunt in Zurich, Zurich, Private Sightseeing Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

Electric Tuk Tuk Scavenger Hunt in Zurich

Set off on an exciting adventure through Zurich with this augmented reality game. Solve riddles and tasks to lead your driver through the city. This is a great ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $88.43
Zurich Old Town Walking Tour, Zurich, City Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 2 ADMISSION : 3

Zurich Old Town Walking Tour

4 star rating: Recommended 17 Reviews

Discover centuries of Swiss heritage on this 2-hour walking tour of historical Zurich. With your guide, stroll along the bustling Bahnhofstrasse, and take in ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $25.41
4-Hour Zurich City Tour with Private Guide, Zurich, Walking Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 2 ADMISSION : 3

4-Hour Zurich City Tour with Private Guide

3 star rating: Worth doing 3 Reviews

Spend a half day in Zurich with your private tour guide. Create your own itinerary based on your personal interests and preferences and visit places that only ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $254.11
Zurich City Highlights with Felsenegg Cable Car Ride, Zurich, Private Sightseeing Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 2 ADMISSION : 5

Zurich City Highlights with Felsenegg Cable Car Ride

4.5 star rating: Recommended 502 Reviews

See top Zurich attractions such as the Swiss National Museum, Old Town (Alstadt) and the Zurich Opera House and tour the surrounding areas by ferry and cable ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

From USD $56.92
Switzerland Mountains, Cheese and Chocolates Tour from Zurich, Zurich, Half-day Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 2 ADMISSION : 5

Switzerland Mountains, Cheese and Chocolates Tour from Zurich

4.5 star rating: Recommended 89 Reviews

Venture to the Heidi-like region of eastern Switzerland on this full day guided coach tour from Zurich. Sample local cheese and chocolate, walk the streets of ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)

From USD $146.37
Zurich Super Saver 2: Rhine Falls including Best of Zurich City Tour, Zurich, Day Trips
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Zurich Super Saver 2: Rhine Falls including Best of Zurich City Tour

4 star rating: Recommended 154 Reviews

Combine nature and city culture on the Zurich Super Saver 2 tour, and enjoy two best-selling tours at a discounted price. Start the morning with a coach trip ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 1 day (approx.)

From USD $77.25
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Zurich Highlights Tour, Zurich, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 2 ADMISSION : 5

Zurich Highlights Tour

4 star rating: Recommended 53 Reviews

See the highlights of the business and cultural hub of Switzerland on this sightseeing coach tour of Zurich. Admire top attractions like the medieval Old Town ...  Read more

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $34.56

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