Must-see entertainment in Canton of Zürich

  • Theater Neumarkt, exterior

    Theater Neumarkt


    Regularly hitting the headlines for its controversial plays, the Theater Neumarkt shows contemporary and experimental productions in a converted guild…

  • Rote Fabrik


    With a fabulous lakeside location, this multifaceted performing-arts centre stages rock, jazz and hip-hop concerts, original-language films, and theatre…

  • RiffRaff, exterior

    RiffRaff Kino


    From Jim Jarmusch films and Bollywood flicks to independent Swiss productions, this art-house four-screen cinema is a cinephile hot spot. Films have been…

  • Dynamo, exterior

    Jugendkulturhaus Dynamo


    Offering workshops for teenagers by day, this cultural hub hosts parties and concerts at night. The musical spectrum ranges from hip-hop to metal and punk…

  • Helsinki


    A leftover hut from the area’s industrial days, the Helsinki attracts people of all tastes and ages for its low-lit, relaxed band scene. On Sundays, catch…

  • Salzhaus

    Canton of Zürich

    Dance to your favourite '80s tunes or sing along to local or international bands at this popular nightclub and music venue. Set in an old salt warehouse…

  • Kosmos


    Cinema, events hall, bookshop, bistro, bar: Kosmos has many faces. The cinema screens art-house movies, and an extensive events list ranges from readings…

  • Bogen F


    This vibrant performance space, attached to its eponymous cafe in Kreis 5's Viadukt complex, brings in indie bands from all over the world (recent…

  • Opernhaus


    Behind an opulent neoclassical facade, the city’s premier opera house enjoys a worldwide reputation and stages top-drawer concerts, opera and ballet…

  • Moods


    Though this is one of Zürich's top jazz spots, other musical genres including funk, hip hop, swing, Latin and world music also grab the occasional spot on…

  • Tonhalle


    An opulent venue used by Zürich’s orchestra and chamber orchestra.

  • Letzigrund Stadium


    Local football team FC Zürich ( plays here. It's also a venue for big-name concerts: Metallica, the Rolling Stones, Robbie Williams and Depeche…

  • Schauspielhaus


    Classic and cutting-edge plays take to the three stages at this huge theatre.

  • Kino Xenix


    Xenix is an independent art-house cinema with a bar in Züri-West.