Frauenfeld

Eastern Switzerland / Liechtenstein

Gerlikon: Bruderklausen-Kapelle Frauenfeld

Gerlikon: Bruderklausen-Kapelle Frauenfeld

Frauenfeld: Werkbetriebe Wehr

Frauenfeld: Werkbetriebe Wehr

Frauenfeld: Talbach 412m Süd

Frauenfeld: Talbach 412m Süd

Frauenfeld: Werkbetriebe AussenKamera

Frauenfeld: Werkbetriebe AussenKamera

Frauenfeld: Stadt - 360° Panorama

Frauenfeld: Stadt - 360° Panorama

Frauenfeld, the capital of Canton Thurgau, is a lively small town. A striking eye-catcher is the castle in the charming old town. The wonderful surroundings are ideal for excursions, hiking and bicycle tours.

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Founded by the counts of Kyburg, Frauenfeld can look back on a rich history. To this day, Castle Frauenfeld, with its tower from 1227, as well as the rectangular layout of the old town is witness to that history. Magnificent legation houses from the 18th century invite you to a stroll through the narrow streets.

Summer

Frauenfeld is the starting point for a variety of bicycle, skating and hiking routes. These let you discover the diversity of the canton’s westernmost part. Worthwhile destinations such as the Seebach Valley, numerous castles and fantastic panoramic vistas reward active visitors for their efforts. A few kilometers away you will find Kartause Ittingen, a former monastery that is a national treasure.

Highlights

Top Events

  • Blues Festival Frauenfeld – ranks alongside Lucerne, Basel and Baden as one of Switzerland's largest blues festivals (March).
  • Swiss Motocross Masters – a thrilling prelude to the Swiss Motocross Championship (Easter Monday).
  • Swiss Derby – a prestigious horse race on the Allmend common in Frauenfeld (June).
  • Openair Frauenfeld – Europe’s largest HipHop Festival (July).
  • “Generations” – International Jazz Festival (every second year in September).

SBB RailAway leisure shop

Combined offer: journey using public transport and leisure offer (also for existing tickets) to Frauenfeld

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