Wetzikon-Robenhausen World Heritage Site

Prehistoric pile dwelling on Pfäffikersee lakeshore in Robenhausen, Switzerland

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Robenhausen
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Robenhauser Riet - Wetzikon - Pfäffikersee - Seegräben IMG 4877.JPG
The Robenhauser Ried, named after the locality of Robenhausen, as seen from Jucker Farm at Seegräben; Wetzikon in the background; Wetzikon's locality of Kempten to the left.
LocationRobenhausen, Wetzikon, Hinwil District, Canton of Zürich, Switzerland
Part ofPrehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
CriteriaCultural: (iv), (v)
Reference1363-054
Inscription2011 (35th session)
Area0.92 ha (2.3 acres)
Buffer zone155 ha (380 acres)
Websitewww.palafittes.org/en/index.html
Coordinates47°20′9.06″N 8°47′8.17″E / 47.3358500°N 8.7856028°E / 47.3358500; 8.7856028Coordinates: 47°20′9.06″N 8°47′8.17″E / 47.3358500°N 8.7856028°E / 47.3358500; 8.7856028
Wetzikon-Robenhausen is located in Canton of Zürich
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Wetzikon-Robenhausen is located in Switzerland
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Wetzikon–Robenhausen 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] The site is located on Pfäffikersee lakeshore in Robenhausen, a locality of the municipality of Wetzikon in the Canton of Zürich in Switzerland.

  1. ^ "Prehistoric Pile Dwellings in Switzerland". Swiss Coordination Group UNESCO Palafittes (palafittes.org). Retrieved 2015-09-16.
  2. ^ "World Heritage". palafittes.org. Retrieved 2015-09-16.

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