|Former municipality of Switzerland|
|Area||0 km2 (0 sq mi)|
|Elevation||412 m (1,352 ft)|
|Surrounded by||Herrliberg, Meilen|
Demographics, education and economics
Feldmeilen belongs politically to the municipality of Meilen and is its biggest village. Schools on Primarschule level are situated in the village; higher school levels are located in Meilen. Parts of the Swarovski International Holding are situated in the village as well as the Raggi-Verlag, a publishing house.
Herrliberg-Feldmeilen railway station is shared with the neighbouring municipality of Herrliberg. Herrliberg-Feldmeilen is a stop of the S-Bahn Zürich on the line S6, and it is a terminal station of the S-Bahn Zürich on the line S16.
Points of interest
In Feldmelen are two mansions situated: «Grüene Hof» built in 1682/84, and «Mariafeld» built in 1722/25, among those guests were Gottfried Keller, Franz Liszt, Conrad Ferdinand Meyer and Richard Wagner.
Heritage site of national significance
Feldmeilen and its prehistorical lakeside are is listed as a Swiss heritage site of national significance including the remains of its prehistoric, Roman and medieval settlements respectively buildings.
- Official website of the municipality of Meilen (German)
- Quartierverein Feldmeilen (German)
- Meilen in German, French and Italian in the online Historical Dictionary of Switzerland.