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Berne Destination Guide

Discover Berne in Switzerland

Berne in the region of Bern with its 121,631 habitants is a place located in Switzerland and is the capital of this country.

Interactive map of Berne

Local time in Berne is now 12:32 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Zurich " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zurich, Worblaufen, Wahlern, Wabern, and Stuckishaus. When in this area, you might want to check out Zurich . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Berne ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Smoke Two Joints

3:36 min by thayner5583
Views: 254292 Rating: 4.27

Smoking highlights from part of my trip to Europe in May of 2002...Used to be set to Smoke Two Joints by Sublime, but you tube made me remove the music ..

The Coolest Elevator Ever

0:54 min by JTinEurope
Views: 63174 Rating: 4.58

Does it even count as an elevator? It's sort of like an escalator that just goes totally vertical. Either way, cool stuff! I was so stupid and didn't even go on myself. Argh. ..

Bern, Switzerland - UptoFaith Global Dance 2012 - [OFFICIAL] Tanz Bundesplatz Bern

5:58 min by danceswitzerland
Views: 44467 Rating: 4.92

Deutsch: Français English: http Deutsch Dieser Tanz fand am 19. Mai 2012 vor dem Bundeshaus in Bern statt ..

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5:13 min by bellyboy19909
Views: 10912 Rating: 4.90

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Interesting facts about this location

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.

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Located at 46.95 7.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Canton of Bern, Cultural property of national significance in the canton of Bern, Helvetii, History of Switzerland, Old City of Bern, World Heritage Sites in Switzerland


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.

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Located at 46.95 7.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Fountains in Bern, Old City of Bern

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.

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Located at 46.95 7.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Bern, Opera houses in Switzerland, Theatres in Switzerland, Visitor attractions in Bern


The Amthausgasse is one of the streets in the Old City of Bern, the medieval city center of Bern, Switzerland. It is part of the Innere Neustadt which was built during the expansion of 1255 to 1260. One building, a Burgher house at Amthausgasse 5 is 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.

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Located at 46.95 7.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Old City of Bern, Streets in Bern

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.

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Located at 46.95 7.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Bern, Libraries in Switzerland, Public libraries


Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Berne