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Industrial History.

Feast in the Manifacturing Sector: Enjoy delicacies in a unique atmosphere where Zurich Oberland factory workers used to work day and night.

Hike and learn: Trace industrial history and cross historical sites on these trails through the Zurich Oberland.
Old Water Wheel Mill in Stockrüti

Old Water Wheel Mill in Stockrüti.

The last sawmill powered by a water wheel in the Zurich Oberland. Wood is sawn up as they did 10,000 years ago. Old Water Wheel Mill in Stockrüti
Alte Wasserrad-Sagi Stockrüti
Maiwinkelstrasse 1
8344 Bäretswil
Tel. +41 79 132 63 73
Neuthal Textil- & Industriekultur

Textile & Industrial Culture in Neuthal.

The famous entrepreneur Adolf Guyer-Zeller worked and lived in the modest village of Neuthal. Today, 200 years later, this pearl of the past offers a fascinating all-round experience from hydroelectric power to weaving. Textile & Industrial Culture in Neuthal
Museum Neuthal Textil- & Industriekultur
Im Neuthal 6
8344 Bäretswil
Alex Kajanti

Steam Train.

From Bauma to Hinwil the hissing and puffing steam train winds through an amazing countryside. Sitting on the wooden bench and with the smell of coal in your nose, you travel through time in the Zurich Oberland. Steam Train
Dampfbahn-Verein Zürcher Oberland DVZO
8494 Bauma
Tel. +41 52 386 17 71
Flarzhaus Freddi

Flarzhaus Freddi.

Rosa Freddi, born in 1885, lived in the Flarzhaus for almost a century. The interior of the house has not changed and tells many stories about her life and the industrialisation in the Töss Valley. Flarzhaus Freddi
Gemeindeverwaltung Bauma
Dorfstrasse 41
8494 Bauma
Tel. +41 52 397 70 30

Bilder: Kantonale Denkmalpflege
Drechslerei Kleintal

Kleintal Turnery.

Get a unique and full insight into the work processes of the 19th century at the picturesque village of Kleintal. The one-hundred-year-old machines show how the Rüegg brothers produced wood products with water power. Kleintal Turnery
Drechslerei Kleintal
Verein zur Erhaltung der Drechslerei Kleintal
Tösstalstrasse 316
8497 Fischenthal
Tel. +41 55 245 21 72
Dampfschiff Greif

Greif Steamboat.

The Greif steamboat is the oldest and only passenger ship in Switzerland fired with coal. It operates on Lake Greifensee, the second largest lake in Canton Zurich. Greif Steamboat
Schifffahrts-Genossenschaft Greifensee
Seestrasse 35
8124 Maur
Tel. +41 44 980 01 69
Maur Museums

Maur Museums.

Local history collection including tools from manufacture and agriculture, furniture and precious household goods, oven tiles and Schooren faience. Maur Museums
Museen Maur
Burgstrasse 8 + 13
8124 Maur
Tel. +41 44 980 26 33
Brüngger Old Winches Production

Brüngger Old Winches Production.

Alfred Brüngger, the last winch maker in Switzerland, used to work in this historic workshop. Today you can still experience first hand how the craftsman produced winches between soot and fire. Brüngger Old Winches Production
Windenmacherei Brüngger
8492 Wila
Tel. +41 52 385 18 36
Tel. +41 79 795 69 76