Wädenswil–Vorder Au World Heritage Site

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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Au Halbinsel - Wädenswil - Zürichsee - Feusisberg - Etzel 2010-10-21 15-52-22.JPG
The site of the prehistoric settlement at the Au peninsula respective the locality Au, Switzerland
LocationAu peninsula, Au, Wädenswil, Horgen District, Canton of Zürich, Switzerland
Part ofPrehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
CriteriaCultural: (iv), (v)
Reference1363-053
Inscription2011 (35th session)
Area1.49 ha (3.7 acres)
Buffer zone22.5 ha (56 acres)
Websitewww.palafittes.org/en/index.html
Coordinates47°14′48.89″N 8°39′11.65″E / 47.2469139°N 8.6532361°E / 47.2469139; 8.6532361Coordinates: 47°14′48.89″N 8°39′11.65″E / 47.2469139°N 8.6532361°E / 47.2469139; 8.6532361
Wädenswil–Vorder Au is located in Canton of Zürich
Wädenswil–Vorder Au
Location of Wädenswil–Vorder Au in Canton of Zürich
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Wädenswil–Vorder Au is located in Switzerland
Wädenswil–Vorder Au
Wädenswil–Vorder Au (Switzerland)
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Wädenswil–Vorder Au is one of the 111 serial sites of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps, of which are 56 located in Switzerland.[1][2]

  1. ^ "Prehistoric Pile Dwellings in Switzerland". Swiss Coordination Group UNESCO Palafittes (palafittes.org). Retrieved 2014-12-09.
  2. ^ "World Heritage". palafittes.org. Retrieved 2014-12-09.

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