Lindenhof Hill

The Lindenhof hill is a precious square located on a little hill in the historic centre of Zurich.

Lindenhof hill Zurich

The view from Lindenhof Hill. Photo credit: James Jones/Flickr

The Lindenhof hill is a public square that faced several historical events since the 4th century. It’s where many important meetings and public announcements were revealed.This history is still curved in the surrounding architecture, streets and medieval remains. The hill is listed as a Swiss heritage site of national significance.

The square is surrounded by the old town, the river Limmat, and many Linden trees, which make it an escape from the automobiles and busy city.

Locals come to the Lindenhof hill to relax, read books, play with their kids and enjoy the peace and serenity.

This green oasis attract numerous tourists as well and offer for them amazing views on the Old town of Zurich, the city hall and Grossmünster Church.