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St. Peterskirche

St. Peterhofstatt 1, Zurich, Switzerland
+41 44 211 25 88
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One of the oldest churches in the city, this cathedral is best known for having the largest clock face in Europe.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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St. Peterhofstatt 1, Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Third church from the famous 3 churches in downtown in Zurich. Famous for largest clock tower face in swiss/Europe and but in parish style...

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing spectacular as such. One of the touristic spots in zurich. Close to the main station. One can stop by for pics.

Thank avecdce
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to find, the clock tower calls your attention to this quaint space to take lots of pictures. You can't miss it!

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here with my private guide, Patrick, who described this church and clock succinctly and gave me some interesting facts about the clock which I won't necessarily describe here - you'll have to take a tour to find out more about this place. The...More

Thank glenuehlein
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Persons interested in architecture, religion, and history would likely enjoy a visit to St. Peterskirche, another Protestant church in Zurich. It is not far from the Fraumunster. Most impressive is the steeple’s clock face, which has a diameter of 8.7 meters, the largest church clock...More

Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This church and it's huge clock are visable from nearly everywhere in Zurich. The outside outshines the inside.

Thank TroubadourBCN
Reviewed 9 October 2017

its the architecture that is interesting here. the inside is rather elegant with a chandelier and columns.

Thank wokabaut
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We have seen this church from the outside but did not visit it. Impressive is the big clock on the tower.

Thank LiefhebberD
Reviewed 24 September 2017

On our way to the Lidenhofplatz, we visited the 3rd of the main churches of Zurich. St Peter’s church is easily recognizable because of its huge clock. The clock face measures 8.7 meters in diameter. From ground level, it does not appear this huge. After...More

Thank GreenThumb331
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I'm not sure this church is a "must do", certainly not compared to other intricately detailed cathedrals that dot the Swiss / European landscape.

Thank JCW703
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