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Address: Geroldstrasse 17, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 (0)43 366 95 20
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Cool Place

This is a store made out of shipping containers. That pretty much sums up the attitude of the place, which is original, inventive and heavy on recycling. I am a big fan of their... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
FrankDOC
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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This is a store made out of shipping containers. That pretty much sums up the attitude of the place, which is original, inventive and heavy on recycling. I am a big fan of their bags, made, essentially, from bits of old lorries. Inside, the store is cool and hip, a calm and relaxing place where it is fun to open... More 

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Atlanta
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221 reviews 221 reviews
98 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Located in trendy Zürich-West is Freitag's ultra cool flagship store built from 19 rusty, recycled freight-containers. Go inside and you'll find 4 sales floors of hip bags and more made from recycled truck tarps. Their one of a kind products include messenger bags, back packs and smart phone cases, many with bright colored designs. The products are well made and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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89 reviews 89 reviews
28 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

This is a very innovative Swiss company that is worth visiting. Easily accessible by taking bus 72. Lots of Freitag bags on display, each one unique. Worth hiking to the top of the store where there is a viewing platform with spectacular views of Zurich and the Prime Tower. Very friendly staff, no one hassles you, no pressure to buy.

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singapore
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

This extraordinary shop is made up of containers in the industrial area of Zürich West, close to Hardbruke station. It has an observatory tower on the 7th floor. The shop boosts an impressive selection of Freitag products. And as it was Santa Claus Day on our visit, the children were given a Gingerbread man. Sweet gesture that delighted them.

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Helsinki, Finland
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169 reviews 169 reviews
6 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

For a Freitag fan this is a must. Products can of course be bought on line but the container "skyscraper" is worth the visit even if you don't like the products - but who wouldn't ...?

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Colorado
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55 reviews 55 reviews
3 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

I really like Freitag. I really like Freitag products. I find them to well designed, functional and I really enjoy the "one of a kind-ness" of each bag. Each bag is different and I enjoy browsing the entire product line at the Zurich store. Many of the bags are truly beautiful and it's fun trying to figure which bag to... More 

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London
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76 reviews 76 reviews
23 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

As a brand Freitag are well known. Their flagship Zurich store is fun - made out of empty shipping containers. With a look, particularly if you walk past the shops in the railway arches on the way

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Nairobi, Kenya
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

Freitag has been around for about 20 years, recycling materials like tons of well-traveled truck tarps, worn-out bicycle inner tubes discarded seatbelts and recycled airbags. Each of their product is unique because it uses a different pattern of the recycled tarpaulin, but they follow some very functional model designs. At first, it was branded as alternative youth fashion, now it... More 

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