Grossmunster's Cloister

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James Blake Wiener
published on 04 December 2018

Grossmünster Cathedral in Zürich, Switzerland contains a nearby cloister that was refurbished and renovated in the 1960s. The original cloister dates from c. 1170 CE.

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2018, December 04). Grossmunster's Cloister. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Wiener, James Blake. "Grossmunster's Cloister." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 04, 2018.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Grossmunster's Cloister." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 04 Dec 2018. Web. 06 Feb 2023.