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Swiss Craft Center

Rudolf-Brun Brucke, Zurich, Switzerland
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This is a shop not a museum

I was expecting some kind of museum showcasing iconic Swiss crafts with brief captures of their... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
AriesXin
Swiss handicraft

Large variety of Swiss handicraft. Very friendly and helpful service, which is not always the case... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2016
beachstone2c
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A collection of arts and crafts and folk-art from throughout the country.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Jul 2017
“This is a shop not a museum”
4 Nov 2016
“Swiss handicraft”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rudolf-Brun Brucke, Zurich, Switzerland
Old Town
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I was expecting some kind of museum showcasing iconic Swiss crafts with brief captures of their history etc. NO, IT'S NOT. It's purely a place where you can buy those "stereotypically iconic" souvenirs (watches, bells, mugs etc.). That being said, it's nicely decorated and has...More

Thank AriesXin
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Large variety of Swiss handicraft. Very friendly and helpful service, which is not always the case in Zurich.

1  Thank beachstone2c
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Wide selection of typical Swiss handicrafts located right along the river in downtown Zurich. Practical and whimsical items are available. Closed on Sundays. There is also a location at the airport in case you forget anything.

Thank dbinhou7511
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is the place I always visit to buy presents for the friends abroad. Local handicraft with our SWISS design.

Thank jac-hoby
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Authentic articles offered there. You can go through it for no more than half an hour and buy presents. Some of the articles are quite expensive, but the quality is high.

1  Thank Milen T
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

The stores versatile and the collection is very wide. A great price range for bringing home presents. A must visit store when in Zurich!

Thank Aviv W
Reviewed 13 June 2015

This store is a culmination of quality Swiss handiwork but of exceptional quality AND price. I would have loved to purchase quite a few things.

1  Thank Bkbak
Reviewed 12 December 2014

Near one corner of the Rudolf-Brun Brucke Bridge, on the Limmat River, sits Schweizer Heimatwerk (Swiss Craft Center), the name on the store. Inside this pale yellow building with the painting of a man rowing a boat, is a store filled with a variety handcrafted...More

2  Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 11 October 2014

When I have travelled to places, I have been often been charmed by the idea of purchasing something that is unique to a place. Sometimes such purchases translate well, other times, not. So if you must have a cow bell, this is the place to...More

5  Thank DoctorQ777
Reviewed 28 September 2014

A charming little store full of Swiss craft, a bit pricey but as Swiss as you can get. Very easy to get to being located near one of the main bridges crossing the river, easy walk.

1  Thank chattyrob2014
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