Solothurn

Strewn with splendid Renaissance and Baroque architectural gems, this town is home to national monuments, museums, and historic sites.

The city of Solothurn is the capital of the Canton of Solothurn. Solothurn is located in the north-west of Switzerland on the banks of the Aare and on the foot of the Weissenstein Jura mountains. The old town shows an architectural combination of Italian Grandezza, French style and Swiss ideas. Solothurn is home to 18 structures that are listed as Swiss heritage sites of national significance, including religious buildings, civic buildings, museums, houses, public objects, and the old city of Salodurum which was a Roman era Vicus and the medieval and early modern city as well as the city walls. The entire old city of Solothurn is part of the Inventory of Swiss Heritage Sites.
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