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Bienenhof

 
 
Bienenhof Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
1. Bienenhof Marker
Inscription. 1907 von den architekten Otto Pfleg-Hard (1869-1958) und Max Haefeli (1869-1941) für die vereinigten chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli als geschäftshaus erbaut.
Die streng gegliederte pfeilerfassade zeigt in ihrem bauschmuck mit bienenmotiven noch elemente des jugendstils.
Unter denkmalschutz seit 1986

German–English translation:

Bienenhof

1907 by the architect Otto Pfleg-Hard (1869-1958) and Max Haefeli (1869-1941) for the combined chocolate maker Lindt & Sprüngli built as a commercial building.
The rigorous and pillar facade shows in their architectural decoration with bee motifs still elements of Art Nouveau.
Under monument protection since 1986
 
Location. 47° 22.467′ N, 8° 32.349′ E. Marker is in Zurich, Zurich, in Zurich. Marker is on Uraniastrasse, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Uraniastrasse 11, Zurich 8001, Switzerland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Urania Observatory (here, next to this marker); Zur Trülle (within shouting distance of this marker); Fountain from Paris (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Grave stone of Lucius Aelius Urbicus
Bienenhof Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
2. Bienenhof Marker
(about 210 meters away); Pfeife (about 240 meters away); Zur Hoffnung (about 240 meters away); Kezinstürli (about 240 meters away); Erzberg (about 240 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Zurich.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Bienenhof image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
3. Bienenhof
Note the observatory on top of the tower.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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