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History and Culture
Lindenhof is a historic quarter in the city Zurich. It houses medieval alleyways churches, artisan’s shops and a hilltop featuring Roman ruins with a panoramic view of the city.
When to visit:
january - december
The Lindenhof is situated on the Lindenhof hill, on the left side of the Limmat at the Schipfe. Lindenhof provides stunning view of the Old Town, Grossmünster Church, City Hall and the Limmat river.
Lindenhof hilltop, including its prehistoric, Roman, and medieval remains, is listed as a Swiss heritage site of national significance.
- Celtic, Roman and medieval remains
- stone buildings from the Roman period
- Kaiserpfalz , a long building with a chapel on the eastern side of the fortified hill
- Hedwig Fountain
How to Reach
Light Rail: 17, 4
Train: Train - IR, Train - S12, Train - S5, Train - S8, Train - S9
Bus: Bus - 46, Bus - 704
Nearest stops: Schiffstation Storchen; Rathaus; Rennweg; Rudolf-Brun-Brücke; Schiffstation Limmatquai
Lindenhof Kreis 1 Zürich Zürich Zürich Switzerland 8001
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