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Places of Interest
Cathedrale (Grossmünster)
Zwingliplatz
The usual habit of the Mozarts was to visit the most important religious edifices of each city.
 
 
City Hall
Corner of the city Hall (Rathaus) Bridge
The Mozarts visited this splendid Italian Renaissance-style City Hall, built 1698, during their cultural tour of the city.
 
 
Musiksaal beim Fraumünster
In the City Hall - Stadthausquai 17
The Mozarts were given permission to give two concerts in Zürich, which took place on 7 and 9 October 1766.
 
 
Red Sword Inn
Weinplatz 10 - at the Rathaus Bridge
The most likely possibility where the Mozart family lodged about 28 September - 13 October 1766 during their stay in Zürich is the " Red Sword" Inn.
 
 
Swan House
Münstergasse 9
The Mozarts were undoubtedly frequent guests (their first visit was 3 October 1766) of the artist and poet, Salomon gessner, who attained world renown for his "Idyllen (1756), which was translated into numerous languages.
 
Contact & Information
Tonhalle-Gesellschaft Zürich
Gotthardstrasse 5
8002 Zürich
Schweiz
Telefon ++41 1 206 34 34
Fax ++41 1 206 34 69
http://www.tonhalle.ch
E-mail: info@tonhalle.ch
Zürich Tourismus
Bahnhofbrücke 1
Postfach
8023 Zürich
Schweiz
Tel. +41 44 215 40 00
Fax +41 44 215 40 44
http://www.zuerich.com
E-mail: information@zuerich.com
 

Mozarts Journeys

  • 3rd Journey: Paris to London
    1763 - 1766 Map

Mozart events

  • Tonhalle Zuerich 2
    Theatre / Concert / Opera