We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fraumunster Church

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Book In Advance
All photos (853)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“chagall windows”(192 reviews)
“marc chagall”(123 reviews)
“stained glass”(78 reviews)
This prominent 13th-century Gothic cathedral is perhaps best known for one of its more recent additions, stained-glass windows designed by Marc Chagall in the 1970s.
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in One Day in Zurich
Fraumunsterstrasse | Münsterhof, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Old Town
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Fraumunster Church
from US$59.32
More Info
from US$34.77
More Info
from US$409.09
More Info
Reviews (1,544)
Filter reviews
789 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chagall windows marc chagall stained glass beautiful windows audio guide entrance fee clock tower interesting history worth a visit old town across the river sunny day donation organ photos augusto beauty
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 789 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unless you really love churches you can get a good view from the outside without paying. Eithier way you should visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Googplev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful church, filled with History and art. Very nice audioguide that I recommend to catch the details. And amazing Chagall and Giacometti vitral works. Not to miss!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank carlosmp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is very deceiving to pay an entrance to this church. Although it is a beautiful church, it is definitely not worth the money one have to pay to visit it. Inside you have nothing more than what a normal church has.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Caerolinaki
Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

Spectacular Church outside and inside. Absolute beauty of architecture. Very modern renovation and preservation which make it fascinating to explore. It’s a Holly Place but they have €5 entrance fee which is more like donating and serves also as crowds control too . It’s must...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank blajevaina
Reviewed 31 January 2019

The entrance to the church is paid, so we decided to skip. Nowadays it is not possible to make everything be paid...

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

This church can't be missed while you wondering the street and alleys of old town Zurich The name though is confused between Lady and Ladies Now, the rest of the story.. Women's Minster, but often wrongly translated to [Our] Lady Minster) in Zürich over time. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank majeo
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Worth the five Swiss francs to get in to see the stains glass designed by Marc Chagall. Really nice church that was once part of a convent.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PadiP
Reviewed 4 January 2019

The church is actually very old and has a lot of history attached to it, but it was so often transformed and restored that hardly a stone remains from the Middle Age. The cloister was demolished and then rebuilt in the the 20th Century (still...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Philippe C
Reviewed 3 January 2019

My wife, son, daughter and I visited Fraumunster in Zurich in November 2018. The courtyards, small gardens and fountains were beautiful. Fraumunster is a "must-see" as you walk around the historical center of Zurich. I recommend getting a map of Zurich which will show you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank blairkk25
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

The magic of the church is in its surroundings and inside. An awesome home of God this church is truly divine

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Swatiib
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 138 nearby hotels
Savoy Hotel Baur En Ville
190 reviews
.11 km away
Storchen Zurich
976 reviews
.18 km away
Altstadt Hotel
119 reviews
.22 km away
Hotel Helmhaus
1,003 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,242 nearby restaurants
Restaurant Orsini
208 reviews
.06 km away
Restaurant Heugumper
194 reviews
.07 km away
Restaurant Zunfthaus zur Waag
362 reviews
.06 km away
241 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 639 nearby attractions
824 reviews
.12 km away
1,666 reviews
.21 km away
St. Peterskirche
504 reviews
.21 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
28 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from zoya53 | Reviewed this property |
You can take a train from Zurich Airport to Bahnhof ( Central Train Station), will take about 30min, then it’s a short walk or 2 -3 team stops