Canton de Zurich

City of arts, shopping city, cosmopolitan or just world city, Zurich is definitely one of the most diverse cities, but also one of the most expensive in the world. Capital of the canton of the same name and the economic center of Switzerland, Zurich is also a city that cultivates the art of living and culture through its developed infrastructure in the field. Its Museum of Fine Arts is an example of the most famous on the planet. To see and do in Zurich: Despite its relatively small population (less than 380 000 inhabitants), Zurich shines over the world thanks to its financial center of first importance. It is also a Mecca of Swiss culture, science and the arts since the Middle Ages. Many buildings bear witness to the rich history and still today contribute to the development of the city. The collections of museums annually attract many art lovers and history. We must especially not miss the Museum of Fine Arts, which contains an important collection of European works from medieval times to the present. The Museum of Art Kunsthalle contemporary, Foundation concrete Haus Konstruktiv Arts, the Museum für Gestaltung and the Migros Museum are also worth visiting for savvy contemporary art and architecture. Enthusiasts wanting to buy a work of art can hunt along Bahnhofstrasse and Niederdorf neighborhood. Finally, the Swiss National Museum, one of the largest in the country, presents the history and culture of the country in an impressive building, which also houses a library and a library. In addition to the arts, Zurich also offers its zoo, botanical garden and excellent Museum of the History of Medicine. After all that culture, he will stroll in the old town with its streets bordered of buildings periods and sidewalk cafes and restaurants. Main events: world city of culture, Zurich also like to cultivate his personality through various events of the local calendar. the Sechseläuten