Zürich bezienswaardigheden Alles weergeven 

Church of Our Lady (Fraumünster)

10 beoordelingen

The 13th-century Church of our Lady, or Fraumünster, 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.

Tours en tickets

Alles weergeven

Trip naar de Zwitserse bergen met kaas en chocolade vanuit Zürich

75 beoordelingen

Ga naar de Heidi-regio van oost-Zwitserland tijdens deze begeleide dagtrip per bus vanuit Zürich. Proef lokale kaas en chocolade, wandel door de straten ...  Meer info

  • Locatie: Zürich, Zwitserland
  • Duur: 9 uur
  • Taal: Engels
Van USD 151,97