Architecture in Zurich Tour

From romanesque and historicism through to modern architecture – downtown Zurich boasts a diverse range of architectural styles.

This walking tour takes around two hours and introduces architecture fans to significant buildings in Zurich´s inner city. Between the majestic State Museum and Sechseläuten square, you will be guided past monumental constructions like the main train station, both universities, as well as numerous guild houses and religious buildings.

Buildings designed by renowned architects such as Max Bill, Gustav Gull and Gottfried Semper played a key role in the development of the city. This tour explains and showcases a variety of architectural styles from romanesque to historicism and right up until the present day. 


Public Tour
Private Tour
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: 03.02.2024, 4pm (German) + 21.08.2024, 5pm (English)


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

Number of Participants max. 20 persons

Additional Information

Contact & Starting Point

Tourist Information
Im Hauptbahnhof
8001  Zürich