Baden, in the canton Aargau, is a city with a population of around 20,000. It is located slightly more than 20km from Zürich on the banks of the river Limmat. Its history goes back to the 1st century AD, when the Romans began to use the warm thermal springs in what was then named Aquae Helveticae. Today, the architectural landscape of Baden is a harmonious blend of its historical roots and modern aspirations and a diverse range of architectural styles can be experienced. From the ancient Roman baths through elegant Belle Époque buildings to the new thermal baths by world renowned architect Mario Botta, a captivating journey through time and design awaits !