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Closed Open on Mon-Fri,8:00am-8:00pm;Open on Sat,9:00am-5:00pm
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1 hour
Address: Zahringerplatz 6, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Phone: +41(0)44 2683100
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    • Jamie C
      Jamie C
      Taipei, Taiwan

      Not even a library

      In a very beginning, I walked to this building and though it was a church. In the end I found I was wrong, it is a library for the civic. It's great for the people to study in a very special and histo...

      Reviewed on /Date(1562188989000+0800)/
    • Grover R
      Grover R
      Pensacola, Florida, USA

      Another great civic building

      The Central library is located in the old spot of the Dominican monastery connected to the Predigerkirche. If you visit the church, you will get a great view of the architecture of the neighboring li...

      Reviewed on /Date(1562067198000+0800)/
    • lynnc156

      Gorgeous architecture

      This is a beautiful building right next to Old town. It has a striking tower to the building and amazing architectural details. Definitely worth visiting when in Zurich.

      Reviewed on /Date(1524905428000+0800)/
    • CarrollM32

      Quiet respite in the city

      My husband & I had already had a good walk around the old part of Zurich and were looking for somewhere to read our kindles for a couple of hours before catching a train. The central library was the p...

      Reviewed on /Date(1501133705000+0800)/
    • RitaAAlmeida
      Recife, Brasil

      Amazing infrastructure

      Wow!! What a huge library! I went there just because I needed a place to study and I am completely in love with that place! In my point of view, offers the best infrastructure that a student can expec...

      Reviewed on /Date(1488959011000+0800)/

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