Things to see and do - Winterthur
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Winterthur Travel guide
Winterthur : Michelin's recommendations
Known for its ceramic stoves made since the late Middle Ages, Winterthur has undergone great economic development owing to the textile and mechanical construction industries, which have in no way limited its cultural expansion. There are several quality painting collections to be enjoyed here, as well as the concerts by the famous Collegium Musicum founded in 1629.
Tourist attractions Winterthur : Things to see and do
r. Haldenstr. 95 CH - 8400 Winterthur
This collector left his house to the town when he died in 1965. Located in the heights of Winterthur, in sprawling grounds dotted with sculptures by Renoir and Bourdelle, the museum houses a fine collection of five centuries of painting: Cranach the ..
r. Grüzenstr. 44-45 CH - Winterthur
Formerly a disused factory, this yellow-brick building is a large space now dedicated to photography. The art gallery focuses on the work of contemporary photographers, and the museum displays examples of the great 19C-20C masters' work. Numerous tem..
r. Technoramastr. 1 CH - 8400 Winterthur
This appealing and interactive museum aims to make science accessible to all. The exhibition is divided into eight sections that delve into the main principles of physics, mechanics and magnetism. Visitors can also watch demonstrations and handle equ..
Brühlbergstrasse 7 CH - 8400 WINTERTHUR
The ibis Winterthur City Hotel is entirely non-smoking and is located in the business district near the museums and just a 5-minute drive from Winterthur train station. The hotel has 88 air-conditioned rooms, 2 of which are suitable for people with r..
Schaffhauserstrasse 8 CH - 8400 Winterthur
Prix Prices from : 135 CHF
In a central location of Winterthur, 600 metres from the train station, Banana City features en-suite rooms and a free spa and a fitness area for guests older than 16 years. All rooms at Banana City Hotel come with a bathroom, a flat-screen TV, free..
Marktgasse 49 CH - 8404 Winterthur
Prix Prices from : 115 CHF
Set within the heart of Winterthur with Europe's largest interconnected pedestrianised area, this charming hotel features the Pearl à-la-carte restaurant with 16 Gault Millau points serving modern French cuisine, and the La Couronne Bistro serving se..
Bosshardengässchen 2 CH - 8400 Winterthur
On the edge of the old town, this light, cosy and rustic-style restaurant serves traditional cuisine.
Schaffhauserstr. 8 CH - 8400 Winterthur
Marktgasse 49 CH - 8401 Winterthur
The interesting menu choices hint at the ambitious, creative cuisine on offer at Pearl and include dishes such as pan-fried scallops served with young fennel, water cress, radishes and black beluga lentils in a saffron nage. The interior combines old..
Marktgasse 49 CH - 8401 Winterthur
The Krone's second restaurant is casual, relaxed and serves excellent food that is produced in the same kitchens that supply Pearl. The menu includes classics such as Zurich ragout and Cordon bleu, as well as burgers and sandwiches.
Stadthausstr. 8 CH - 8400 Winterthur
Close to the open-air theatre in the centre of Winterthur, this restaurant serves both seasonal cuisine and Swiss classics, such as Zurich ragout. In addition, the 'amüs busch mönü' offers a variety of nibbles and snacks. There is also a lively terra..
Rudolfstr. 15 CH - 8400 Winterthur