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Berne Destination Guide

Touring Berne in Switzerland! Berne in the region of Bern with it's 121,631 residents is a place in Switzerland and is the capital of this country.

Considering your budget, these more prominent places could be interesting to check as well: Zurich, Worblaufen, Wahlern, Wabern, Stuckishaus or Bologna. While being in this area, you might want to check out Bern - Weyermannshaus, Bern - Mattenhof, Bern - Matte, Bern - Marzili, Felsenau and Bern - Innere Stadt as well. Map of the area of Berne in Switzerland

Local Time

Local time in Berne is now 03:13 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Zurich" with an UTC offset of 2 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 11°C / 52 °F
Evening 13°C / 56 °F
Night 5°C / 41 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 938.7 hPa
Wind Speed with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds
22°C / 72 °F Few clouds

Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 10°C (51 °F)

Video Collection

Berne Tzigane im ONO 10 03 14

Taraf de Berne und Hot club de berne zusammen im Ono Bern Vincent Millioud - Violin; Larsen Genovese - Violin; Theo Känzig - Gitarre; Dimitri Howald - Gitarre; Urs Nydegger - Akkordeon;

10:23 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: March 16, 2014 by Taraf de Berne

McLaren M1C (1967) 1 Lap at GP Suisse Be...

One lap with the McLaren M1C (1967) at GP Suisse Berne 2012

06:21 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: August 31, 2012 by jAiiR_


Nikos Papazoglou & Loxi Falanga: Fysixe ...

- 1986

48:48 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: March 13, 2014 by Marcel Grimbühler

City of Berne with Manu

HB-OUS Piper J3C-L4 über die Altstadt von Bern

15:36 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: June 17, 2012 by Dee Gee


Coucou la Suisse à Berne (BE)

Extrait de la série tv "Coucou la Suisse : Berne" Voir la suite : http://www.coucoulasuisse.com/berne.html Coucou la Suisse à Berne (BE) : Dans l'Emmental à Eggiwil, sur les traces des

07:12 min, rating: 3/5
Uploaded: March 20, 2009 by chocolatprod

Ahhh Beautiful Berne Jess85's photos aro...

Preview of Jess85's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/jess85/switzerland//tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod

32:16 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: March 04, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2


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Photo Collection

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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Berne during the next days, weeks and months.

23
Sep
2017

Noche Jaguar (ISC)

Starts: no exact time
More at eventful.com.

Midilux // Session Victim Live (de) / Fabien (ch) Racker (ch) (Dachstock)

Starts: 01:00 am (01:00)
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Franca - Queer*Fear

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
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FROST & FOG + INFINITE HILLSTHUN HAT TALENT

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
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Zirka Plattentauffe (Gaskessel)

Starts: 11:45 pm (23:45)
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24
Sep
2017

In Dir Die Erde: Musikalische Preziosen Aus Frankreich, Südamerika & Der Karibik

Starts: 07:00 pm (19:00)
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BERGSICHT RAVE VOL. 6: SELLA TURCICA (DENMARK/ROMANIA)DER MOKKA-TANZSONNTAG AB 20:00 UHR

Starts: 10:00 pm (22:00)
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26
Sep
2017

The Burning Hell (Rössli Bar - Verein Restaurant Sous Le Pont)

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
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27
Sep
2017

Learning Community Bern 27.09.2017

Starts: 06:15 pm (18:15)
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28
Sep
2017

Mummenschanz - You & Me

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Bern Minster

The Bern Minster is a Swiss Reformed cathedral, in the old city of Bern, Switzerland. Built in the Gothic style, its construction started in 1421. Its tower, with a height of 100.6 m, was only completed in 1893. It is the tallest cathedral in Switzerland and is a Cultural Property of National Significance.

Tags: Visitor attractions in Bern, Old City of Bern, Cultural property of national significance in the canton of Bern, Cathedrals in Switzerland, Buildings and structures in Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Bern Theatre

Bern Theatre, known in the city as Stadttheater Bern, is an opera house and theatre in Bern, Switzerland. Famous past performers include Agnes Baltsa, Inge Borkh, Renato Bruson, Grace Bumbry, José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, Salvatore Fisichella, Käthe Gold, Alexander Moissi, Jessye Norman, Liselotte Pulver, Will Quadflieg, Nello Santi, Christine Schäfer, Maria Schell, and Rolf Schimpf.

Tags: Visitor attractions in Bern, Theatres in Switzerland, Opera houses in Switzerland, Buildings and structures in Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Burgerbibliothek of Berne

The Burgerbibliothek of Berne is a public library located at Münstergasse 63 in Berne, Switzerland. The origins of this institution can be traced back to the Reformation. Until 1951 it belonged jointly to the city and the university and was supported by the Canton of Berne, and by the Community of Burghers of Berne. The collection of the library includes the illustrated late mediaeval historical chronicle Berner Chronik written by Diebold Schilling the Elder, Liber ad honorem Augusti.

Tags: Public libraries, Libraries in Switzerland, Buildings and structures in Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Einsteinhaus

The Einsteinhaus (Einstein House) is a museum and a former residence of Albert Einstein. It is located on Kramgasse No. 49 in Bern, Switzerland. A flat on the second floor of the house was occupied by Albert Einstein, his wife Mileva Marić and their son Hans Albert Einstein from 1903 to 1905. The Annus Mirabilis papers, which contributed substantially to the foundation of modern physics, were written by Einstein in 1905, while he worked at the Federal Institute of Intellectual Property.

Tags: Museums in Bern, Houses in Switzerland, Historic house museums in Switzerland, Biographical museums in Switzerland, Albert Einstein
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Federal Palace of Switzerland

The Federal Palace is the name of the building in Bern in which the Swiss Federal Assembly (federal parliament) and the Federal Council are housed. It consists of a central parliament building and two wings (eastern and western) housing government departments and library. The building was designed by the architect Hans Auer and its inauguration took place on 1 April 1902. The total cost, at the time, was 7,198,000 Swiss Francs.

Tags: Visitor attractions in Bern, Seats of national legislatures, Legislative buildings in Europe, Government of Switzerland, Government buildings in Switzerland, Government buildings completed in 1902, Buildings and structures in Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Herrengasse (Bern)

The Herrengasse ("Nobles' Lane") is one of the streets in the Old City of Bern, the medieval city center of Bern, Switzerland. It was the southernmost street of the old Zähringerstadt of Bern and ended at the first city wall. Three buildings on the Herrengasse are listed on the Swiss inventory of heritage site of national significance and it is part of the UNESCO Cultural World Heritage Site that encompasses the Old City.

Tags: Streets in Bern, Old City of Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Hotel Bellevue Palace

The Bellevue Palace is a five-star luxury hotel located in the Old City of Bern, Switzerland. Owned by the Swiss Confederation, it is the state's guesthouse for visiting heads of state and government, and is host to dozens of members of parliament during the weeks the assembly is in session.

Tags: Military history of Switzerland, Hotels in Switzerland, Hotel buildings completed in 1913, Hotel buildings completed in 1865, Diplomacy, Companies owned by the federal government of Switzerland, Buildings and structures in Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Kindlifresserbrunnen

The Kindlifresserbrunnen (German for Child Eater Fountain) is a fountain at the Kornhausplatz (Granary Place) in Bern, Switzerland. It is one of the Old City of Bern's fountains from the 16th century. It was created in 1545/46 by Hans Gieng in place of a wooden fountain from the 15th century. The new fountain's original name was Platzbrunnen (Place Fountain); the current name was used first in 1666. Kindli is a Swiss German diminutive for the German word Kind, meaning child.

Tags: Old City of Bern, Fountains in Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Kramgasse

The Kramgasse ("Grocers Alley") is one of the principal streets in the Old City of Bern, the medieval city center of Bern, Switzerland. It was the center of urban life in Bern until the 19th century. Today, it is a popular shopping street. Its length, slight curve and long line of Baroque façades combine to produce Bern's most impressive streetscape.

Tags: Streets in Bern, Shopping districts and streets, Old City of Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Old City of Bern

The Old City of Bern is the medieval city center of Bern, Switzerland. Built on a narrow hill surrounded on three sides by the Aare River, its compact layout has remained essentially unchanged since its construction during the 12th to the 15th century. Despite a major fire in 1405, after which much of the city was rebuilt in sandstone, and substantial construction efforts in the 18th century, Bern's old city has retained its medieval character.

Tags: World Heritage Sites in Switzerland, Old City of Bern, History of Switzerland, Helvetii, Cultural property of national significance in the canton of Bern, Canton of Bern
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Coordinates: 46.95, 7.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.