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Umwelt Arena

Tuerliackerstrasse 4, Spreitenbach 8957, Switzerland
+41 56 418 13 00
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It's okay for a family visit, but too detailed for kids under 13 (without a tour guide)

I went with 18 and 11 year old kids. It is easier for a self tour to speak German, although there... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Ester B
Best Museum we visited during our trip to Zurich and we didn't even visit all the exhibitions.

I visited this museum with my 11 year old son and we had an absolute BLAST! Honestly, I did not... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2016
Sandra R
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The Umwelt Arena is the new exhibition and event platform for products and services for a modern, ecofriendly lifestyle. Over 100 companies and organisations provide information in 45 exciting exhibitions. A world of experiences for energy and environmental issues - not theoretical, but something to touch, experience and try out. Sustainability, renewable energy and nature. How does this fit in with my requirements for living, mobility and energy? How can this be achieved without sacrificing comfort and incurring higher costs? You can find the answers in the interactive displays.
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19 Mar 2017
“It's okay for a family visit, but too detailed for kids under 13 (without a tour guide)”
21 Nov 2016
“Best Museum we visited during our trip to Zurich and we didn't even visit all the exhibitions.”
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Tuerliackerstrasse 4, Spreitenbach 8957, Switzerland
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

I went with 18 and 11 year old kids. It is easier for a self tour to speak German, although there is much translated also to English. The most fun part was testing various eco-friendly vehicles.

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

I visited this museum with my 11 year old son and we had an absolute BLAST! Honestly, I did not even want to visit this museum as it is was not on the "free admission" list for our Zurich Card, however after viewing their website...More

Thank Sandra R
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

The restaurant does the job. Food ok , but nothing to be excited about. Very good to reach by car. Quite special and remarkable location from inside but non caring personel.

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Reviewed 26 April 2014

The Umwelt Arena, shaped as a huge turtle with a solar power plant on its back, contains lots of information on renewable energies and on saving energy and utilizing natural resources in everyday life. Ideal for a half-day trip from Zurich or Baden.

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Reviewed 11 May 2013

The Umwelt Arena (Environmental Arena) opened in August 1912, and is, therefore, a work in progress. It is dedicated to presenting as broad and comprehensive view of manufactures and processes dedicated to future development of an environmentally friendly world. Exhibits range from electric cars and...More

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