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Beautiful statue of one of the most important Swiss Man

There is so much to see and do when you are walking around River Limmat, Old Town area, that you... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2016
Halkidis
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Southwest Finland, Finland
Ok statue

Ok statue next to the River Limmat. Tribute to an important Swiss Man. Tough to miss if walking... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
lynnc156
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Columbus, Ohio
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7 May 2018
“Ok statue”
26 Nov 2017
“Nice Statue of Religious Reformer”
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Limmatquai 31 | In front of the Wasserkirche, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Ok statue next to the River Limmat. Tribute to an important Swiss Man. Tough to miss if walking along the river. I wouldn't make a special point to visit this statue unless you are well versed on Swiss culture and heritage.

Thank lynnc156
Reviewed November 26, 2017

The statue of Huldrych (Ulrich) Zwingli will be of limited interest to most tourists who visit Zurich. However, for those who have an interest in the history of the reformation, will enjoy seeing this statue of the man who initiated the Swiss-German Reformation in Switzerland...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

An important figure in the story of the Reformation. Protestants should read about Zwingli to understand his role in theology of the church.

Thank TheHareFamily
Reviewed November 5, 2016

Well the title says it all, if you're not looking carefully you will miss this moment, overall is a poor statue, hidden in a corner. If this is supposed be in honour of an important religious character it makes nothing for it.

Thank rmcc83
Reviewed September 1, 2016

As a reformed vicar, I don't like this Monument. Because there is much more to learn about a guy like Ulrich Zwingli, than you would think of: Not only a warrior (see the sword in his hand because of he died in the second war...More

Thank Christoph S
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Just a chance find as we waked by. Out for a Sunday walk and after a visit to church we decided to walk another way and by chance we came across the Ulrich Zwingli Monument. Very nice.

Thank 54GaryC
Reviewed May 16, 2016

He was very important for the religious history of Zürich. That's why Zürich is sometimes called the "Zwingli city". There is not much to see here, but as part of the old town, the Wasserkirche etc it has a signifant meaning and fits in a...More

1  Thank paukie
Reviewed April 3, 2016

There is so much to see and do when you are walking around River Limmat, Old Town area, that you can easily miss this nice statue. Located in front of Wasserkirche Church and definitely worth of photo

Thank Halkidis
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

This statue is an interesting testament to the history of Zurich. It's worth walking by and having a look if you are in the area. Perhaps it will entice you to look more deeply into Zurich's past.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed September 13, 2015

As one of the more important leaders of the religious reformation I would think that this statue memorializing his life and contributions would command a more central point herein Zurich. It is now somewhat hidden behind the Water Church and not on one of the...More

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