Culture, arts & entertainment: things to do in Zürich


COVID-19 Update: The events listed below were expected to be happening today... but COVID-19 changed all that. Click on the headline to find out if these events and activities are still happening. Pre-booking may be necessary.
Estimated cost Free Estimated duration 90 mins Distance away Less than a mile away
Zurich is a walkable city - so how better to explore its history than on foot, with a guide, for free. Take a Freewalk tour today at 11am, beginning next to the UBS building at Paradeplatz, to discover thousands of years of history, famous figures and beautiful buildings.
Got an idea for A Thing To Do Today? Submit your suggestion at

ATTDT is your unique local guide to things to do, see, visit and explore in Zürich. From date ideas to tourist attractions, we've got today in Zürich covered. What's on? We know.

Note: While events and activities are featured here because they should be available online today, changes can happen - you can use the headline link on the thing to do above to find out up-to-date information.

Send your friends A Thing To Do Today in Zürich:

"What cultural things to do in Zürich are on today?" "Where can I find out what to do today in Zürich?" "How can I have an amazing day today?" ...
If you want to know what to do today, you need ATTDT.

Welcome to the Zürich edition of A Thing To Do Today: your Zürich culture attendant, and the ultimate independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Zürich. Whether it's budget or bespoke, from local tourist attractions to hidden gems, cultural events and even adventurous things to do, if you're in and around Zürich, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help.

We specialise in seeking out intriguing and often little-known activities specifically on and open today, which are ready to visit: things to do in Zürich for anyone who wants an amazing day. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other intriguing things to do, or change the day to have an amazing time in Zürich all week: here are amazing things to do on Sunday. Find out more...

47.37°N, 8.55°E

Sunrise: 04:29
Sunset: 20:26
Moon Phase: full moon
Weather: moderate rain, 19°C max, 10°C min

“Tomorrow, do thy worst, for I have lived today.”