01. April 2016 - 04. September 2016


Schatzkammer der Zentralbibliothek Zürich
Predigerplatz 33
8001 Zürich

Opening hours

Montag bis Freitag, 13-18 Uhr
Samstag, 13-16 Uhr

Valuable and unusual objects from the estates of prominent Zurich individuals

The Zentralbibliothek Zürich preserves over 800 estates of prominent people from the city, including famous names such as Johann Caspar Lavater, Gottfried Keller and Robert Schwarzenbach. The exhibition presents some especially valuable and rare items that offer an unconventional insight into some of Zurich’s leading figures.