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
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 ..
Museumstr. 52 CH - 8400 Winterthur
This museum contains diverse collections from the 16C (Cranach) to the 20C (Bonnard, Vuillard) via painters from the local school and Impressionists. Part of the building is devoted to sculpture (Rodin, Maillol, Giacometti).
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..
Technikumstrasse 12/14 CH - 8400 Winterthur
Located just 500 metres from the main train station in Winterthur, Plaza Hotel Winterthur welcomes guests with a restaurant and a bar. All rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV. Rooms include a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find sl..
Bruhlbergstrasse 7A CH - 8400 Winterthur
Prix Prices from : 75 CHF
The ibis budget Winterthur (former Etap Hotel) is an affordable non-smoking hotel in the business district, just 5 minutes' drive from the train station. It is close to the museums and city center which is home to one of Europe's largest pedestrianiz..
Schaffhauserstrasse 8 CH - 8400 Winterthur
Prix Prices from : 145 CHF
In a central location of Winterthur, 600 metres from the train station, Banana City features en-suite rooms and a free spa and fitness area for guests older than 16 years. The Migros Fitnesspark is located in the same building, with a separate entran..
Stadthausstr. 4 CH - 8402 Winterthur
Bosshardengässchen 2 CH - 8400 Winterthur
On the edge of the old town, this light, cosy and rustic-style restaurant serves traditional cuisine.
Marktgasse 49 CH - 8401 Winterthur
An uncomplicated and informal restaurant. The kitchen team at La Couronne serves good, tasty classic food including Zürich ragout and cordon bleu but also burgers and sandwiches.
Schaffhauserstr. 8 CH - 8400 Winterthur
Stadthausstr. 8 CH - 8400 Winterthur
This restaurant features a friendly and lively atmosphere near the open-air theatre in Winterthur. Traditional and classic cooking. Trendy Vineria bar and a popular terrace. Authentic Thai food is prepared by the restaurant's very own female Thai che..
Taggenbergstr. 79 CH - 8408 Wülflingen
After two years in Zürich, Margriet Schnaibel has returned to her native Taggenberg bringing her very particular brand of charm with her. Alongside her is chef Jens Nather whose flavoursome and uncomplicated cuisine includes dishes such as tender boi..
Rudolfstr. 15 CH - 8400 Winterthur