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Very beautiful tower in the center of Zug.

This clocktower is very beautiful and has quite interesting mechanical parts. Guided tours are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tankred W
Wilen, Switzerland
wonderful view of Zug

we enjoyed the original wooden climbing stairs and the internal clock work, the view from above is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This clocktower is very beautiful and has quite interesting mechanical parts. Guided tours are available.

Thank Tankred W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we enjoyed the original wooden climbing stairs and the internal clock work, the view from above is stunning, we loved it, it is a must see

Thank jrali1
Reviewed 5 July 2018

You have to get the key from the souvenir shop at the ground level by deposit your passport or id. Then you have to climb up a bit to the top. But on the way, you could see the mechanical clock is working inside and...More

Thank Chatchai I
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

If you’re in Zug and have 10 minutes to spare, climb the tower and appreciate the views. If you have 10 more minutes, enjoy the delightful shop where you get the key to the tower. What nice operators and cute items to bring home! ❤️

Thank Tricia Velure N
Reviewed 3 March 2018

When you visit Zug, this is a must to see. The ancient clocktower called "Zytturm" in Swiss-German is a medivian watchtower to supervise the old town against fire. You have to step up some stairs, but the view is worth it. The Key can be...More

2  Thank Pefis
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

A great view of Zug from up the top of the tower, quite easy to climb. Some more signage on it’s history would have been good. There is a table and chairs up the top to eat or sit at.

Thank EgganFrip
Reviewed 31 October 2017

It was really interesting to learn about the history of the Zytturm and what different sections of the clock represent. The views of Zug and Lake Zug from the top are amazing and you can get the key to climb the tower from the gift...More

1  Thank Emilyyycam
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Key can be obtained from the giftshop just around the corner from the base. Giftshop owner friendly with good touring tips as well!

Thank mountainlover830
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The clock-tower and the around area is a must see in Zug. You can have a walk around the streets and near the lake. It is wonderful and calm.

Thank Vasilis T
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Very near to the ethereum foundation, so it was quite interesting for me. We didn't go inside the clock tower, door was locked

Thank pinyinok
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