Zurich & Events
Stay at the Hotel Alexander - in the heart of Zurich
Welcome to the new Chocolate Museum of Switzerland
Experience the interactive chocolate world. In the Lindt Home of Chocolate an interactive chocolate tour around the Swiss cultural asset chocolate await you. Only 30 minutes by public transport from Hotel Alexander.
Weekly markets in Zurich
Experience the atmosphere and diversity of Zurich's markets. 11 times a week in the city of Zurich. On 6 markets you will find a great variety of fresh fruit, vegetables, spices, plants, flowers, mushrooms, fish, meat, bread, cheese.
Zurich Film Festival
The Zurich Film Festival is a platform for the most promising new filmmakers from around the world.
Hip Hop icon 50 Cent comes exclusively to Zurich!
Expovina - Wine ships
On 12 ships, from 3 November to 17 November 2022, 120 producers and specialist retailers will offer over 4000 wines from 25 countries for tasting and purchase.
Andrea Bocelli - World Tour - 20.11.2023
Probably the most popular & most listened to tenor in the world will make a guest appearance in Zurich on 20.11.2023 & will set an unforgettable musical highlight at this exclusive live concert together with a brilliant orchestra & a first-class choir.
Christmas village at Bellevue
Around 100 market stalls form a cosy Christmas village against the spectacular backdrop of the opera house and tempt you to stroll around and enjoy a glass of mulled wine.
Christmas market at the main station
Zurich's main railway station is home to one of the largest indoor Christmas markets in Europe.
Dörfli Christmas Market in Zurich Niederdorf
Zurich's oldest Christmas market takes place every year in "Niederdorf". Stroll through the old town and enjoy a hot mulled wine during the cold days of the year.
"Samichlausschwimmen" - a Zurich tradition
Every year at the beginning of December, around 300 participants swim through the icy Limmat to collect for a good cause.
Art on Ice
The Art on Ice figure skating gala is a musical and sporting spectacle for young and old.
James Blunt - Who we used to be Tour 2024
James Blunt returns to Zurich on March 1st 2024 to present his new album.
Céline Dion - Courage World Tour
She gave Switzerland her last victory in Eurovision and is now one of the biggest pop superstars of all: Celine Dion. After three five, the singer is returning to the Hallenstadion Zurich.
Our special for you: Show us your starting number and you can keep the room until 15.00 hrs on Sunday.
Apache 207 goes on tour in 2024
On 9 and 10 July 2024, Taylor Swift will perform in Zurich at the Letzigrund Stadium. Visit one of these mega shows and spend a pleasant stay at the Hotel Alexander in Zurich.
100. Seenachtfest Rapperswil-Jona - folk festival on Lake Zurich
100 Years Lakeside Night Festival Rapperswil-Jona! Every three years, the Lake Night Festival on Lake Zurich enchants a wide audience from near and far.
Rad WM 2024
"Attention cycling fans! The next cycling world championship is just around the corner and promises to be a spectacle in a class of its own. Around 700,000 spectators are expected at the exciting road races, time trials and team time trials.