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  1. Switzerland
  2. Canton Zurich
  3. Zurich

Zurich: 90-Minute Life of Einstein Walking Tour

Product ID: 176370
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Join this unique excursion to discover the many homes and apartments that Mileva and Albert Einstein once inhabited in Zurich.
About this activity
Duration 90 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

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  • Learn more about the life of Einstein
  • Get an overview of Zurich and discover some secret spots
  • See the places where Einstein resided, studied and worked
Full description
Follow a genius’s footsteps by visiting the places he worked on the theories that changed our lives. Get a deeper understanding of Einstein’s life and hear the lesser-known anecdotes about the lives of the Einstein family in Zurich.

Einstein lived in six different houses in the Zurich districts of Hottingen and Fluntern, all of them are preserved until today. On your tour, visit the ETH (Technical University of Zurich) to see where Einstein graduated. Move on to the UZH (University of Zurich) where Einstein taught, and explore the building where he held his lectures. See the houses where Einstein lived, where he spent time, and see a plaque which pays tribute to Zurich’s former famous resident.

Take this unique opportunity to learn more about the personal life of one of the most brilliant and influential people in human history.
  • Guided walking tour

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Important information
Know before you go
• This is an exclusive private tour or public small group tour (depending on option chosen)
• The tour proceeds regardless of weather
• This tour is family and pet friendly
• It is necessary to provide your accurate and valid mobile phone number including prefix so that the local can get in touch with you, if needed. Once provided, you will get a text message confirmation with the details of your local
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