"Vorstadt" of Solothurn

Guided tours


The "Vorstadt" or "mindere Stadt" as it used to be called has its own peculiar history. It is the site where the social buildings, hospital, prison, workhouse and much more were built. During the tour you will get to know many exciting things about past times and why the upper class did not reside in this part of the town. Are you curious? Be ready for some surprises!

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Extra information

  • The boat trip from Solothurn to Biel is the longest and most beautiful boat trip in all of Switzerland.
  • Are you planning a company excursion and require accommodation, premises or a framework programme? Solothurn Services will be glad to assist you.