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The home of the Swiss national government, this building's political significance stands out in an otherwise quiet city.
Bundesplatz, Bern 3005, Switzerland
+41 58 322 90 22
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Reviewed 6 days ago

i enjoyed the animation show the performed during my stay in bern close to the center and you can walk around

Thank heshamquran
Reviewed 1 week ago

Water fountains come out of the floor of the large square in front of the building and keep changing. This is a great attraction for children. Just bring something to get them dry again. Fountains do not run during winter months.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice building but nothing architecturally stunning, the view over Bern from the terrace is worth the visit. You really need to book the guided tour to really enjoy the visit.

Thank franklinss26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice building that drugs attention when walking around the cetral street of old Bern. Interesting and amusing water springs in front and a nice sitting area with great views at the back of it. Cafes and restaurants at the square in front of the building....a...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Just really nice to go around and see. The building is very well maintained and the view behind the building is awesome.

Thank Sal M
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

The Federal Building is in the Alstadt. It has really interesting architecture. There are also a nice set of fountains out front. If you want a picture you should take it later in the day when the sun is better.

Thank mafischl
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Unfortunately we arrived too late for a tour. The building is impressive and there are some spectacular views in the rear of the building.

Thank WestchesterP2
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

The area here is quite a bit but you can get your souvenir from this city .....cafes are nice ....construction everywhere

Thank Rashedlahha
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The Bundeshaus is a must visit when in Bern. This is where the Swiss Federal Council is housed. One can book a guided tour inside the building to learn more about the history of Swiss federation and how it all started. The front side of...More

Thank cmor8
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Walked passed and saw some children playing in the fountain in front. A little hard to get nice pictures of the building due to the lighting.

Thank Melissa O
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22 February 2017|
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Response from BestFifty |
its no problem to go to courtyard for free. you have a Beautiful view over Bern. you can see the montains Eiger, Jungfrau und Mönch.
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