Wasserkirche, Zurich

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  • Wasserkirche Church lacks a tower so imposing as other churches in the city. Is located on the banks of the Limmat River, has a statue of Rina, the reformer of the church leader Switzerland
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  • Performances of good Russian thrive here for superb sound experience. Also Chamber music performances, not only with Renaissance or Baroque program are here. It was worth so far every time, to attend a concert here.
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  • Clearly, the Protestant Reformation was keen to ‘correct’ all the Catholic opulence at the time. This Church is very solid, plain and unadorned. Only open to serious worshippers, we admired its simple...  more »
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  • We tried three times to visit - it has limited opening hours, so check before you go - but we're glad we persisted. This building has a fascinating history and a lot to see, including a crypt with original foundation stones, the "execution stone", and some information about the many years the building was not a church. No entrance fee, and there's a bathroom available. Put it on your list.
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  • Absolutely worth seeing excavation (in the Church 1 stock lower.) Zürich 2000 years ago, real)
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  • Water Church (Wasserkirche) Zurich Lima, a church on an island in the River, in Zurich, 2 medieval cathedral, between the Cathedral and the Cathedral of Notre Dame of Zurich in Zurich. The site in ancient times was once a pagan gatherings and the center of the stone church in the cellar, according to medieval legend, this is the place of Saints Felix and Regula were executed. The first church was built in the 10th century, in various stages of reconstruction, completed in 1486 the reconstruction reached its peak. In the course of the Reformation, where water was identified as idol worship of the Church, and was secularized in 1634, became the first public library of Zurich, became a Center for learning in 19th century and greatly contributed to the creation of the University of Zurich. In 1839, the island is connected with the right bank of the Limmat, Limmatquai was built. 1917 the library into the Central Library (Zentralbibliothek), the building used as a barn after a period of time, beginning in 1940 and archaeological reconstruction
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  • "Water Church" got its name due to its location on a small island connected with the Mainland. It was built in the years 1479-84, in late Gothic style.
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