Winterthur--Switzerland's cultural gem.

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festival city, music, theatre and film festivals and a vibrant nightlife


Largest European photographic centre and a unique collection of paintings


medieval centre and largest pedestrian area in Switzerland for shopping and relaxation

Upcoming cultural events in Winterthur

Throughout the year

Art collections

Various exhibitions in Winterthur's 16 museums and art collections.

20-24 May 2010

Afro-Pfingsten Festival- African concerts, movies, workshops and fair.

25-27 June 2010

Albanifest--largest annual city fair and market in Switzerland.

18-29 August 2010

Winterthur Music Festival--open-air music festival in the old town of Winterthur.

28-31 October 2010

Jungkunst--cosy lounge and art exposition atmosphere in the former industrial district of Winterthur.

10-14 November 2010

International Short Film Festival--short film from all over the world compete in Winterthur.

1-23 December 2010

Christmas market--open air Christmas market in the heart of the old town.

Weekend Special: 25% off

Selected hotels in Winterthur offer you a 25 % discount on weekend accommodation. Take advantage of the opportunity to discover Winterthur at the weekend.

Meeting Organizer

The Convention Bureau is the...

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