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Friedhof Sihlfeld

Amtlerstrasse 151, Zurich 8003 , Switzerland
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Ranked #51 of 98 Attractions in Zurich
Type: Cemeteries
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Zurich, Switzerland
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407 reviews 407 reviews
161 attraction reviews
220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

This large cemetery is well groomed and peaceful. The cemetery also has a huge, old crematorium that is no longer is use. The crematorium was the first in Switzerland and one of the first in Europe. There are benches throughout the grounds for complete solitude. In my opinion, the most notable person laid to rest here would be J Henri... More

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West Yorkshire
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

A graveyard to walk over. It's a large graveyard, with big tombes, fresh and old graves, beautifully maintained, and very quiet. Just outside of the centre, but still close enough to visit

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Zurich
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

The biggest cemetary of Zurich is a romantic place to stroll. You can easily spend an afternoon here - and then go to hip Bertastrasse for a coffee.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

Zurich is not only the biggest city of Switzerland but also they busiest one: Everybody is in a hurry, always the next appointment ahead. So it's no surprise scientists measured that people in Zurich walk at the fastest pace worldwide. Therefore it's good to have some places where you can take it easy and relax. I hope it's not too... More

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