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Bahnhofstrasse / Poststrasse, Zurich, Switzerland
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“nice square” (6 reviews)
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Bahnhofstrasse / Poststrasse, Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would say it is lifeline of zurich as it host major banks and shops. Not a place for tourist and it very busy area and offers little to explore...

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this area very boring and soulless, if you like watching fast cars go round in circles all day and look at banks and overpriced shops this would be for you. if not just jump off the tram and walk down to the lake

Thank Ana_Bejan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the Savoy Bar is always a nice meeting place or the Spruglee café on the corner or the Artillery Beer Hall/ Restaurant, excellent Swiss German Food and Beer

Thank zurichtraveler2018
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Zurichs heartbeat. All major banks,Financial companies are based at or around the platz. Nothing very interesting otherwise. Convenient place to catch your tram,and just off Banhoffstrasse. A few cafes and shops around.

Thank AJAI A
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Nothing Much to talk about this place. The alleys leading to the Square are more interesting to visit.

Thank Jackson_Lim
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Wouldn't recommend going out of your way to visit this plaza, but if walking downtown it's not hard to miss. There are a few Swiss banks located in the plaza, but it's nothing remarkable.

Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Don't expect too much by way of interest but this completes the centre of Zurich and adds to tourism of the city.

Thank DocDerby
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I am not sure how this qualifies as a 'to do' thing / attraction as it is just a city centre square with great public transport connections. The big Swiss banks have offices on the square but there is nothing outstanding or particularly beautiful. You'll...More

Thank P E
Reviewed 7 September 2017

walking distance to everywhere in Zürich, otherwise there is a great number of trams taking you where you want

Thank Paolozurich
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This location is important to know about for any tourist wanting to make good use of Zurich's tram system as a means of getting around the city. Paradeplatz is located partway along Bahnhofstrasse and where three tramlines meet. There are also tram stops located here....More

Thank BigHugh51
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