Bern – City of fountains and the public water supply

In Bern there are more than 100 fountains, eleven of which still retain their original appearance.

In Bern there are more than 100 fountains, eleven of which still retain their original appearance.

Restaurant Café des Pyrénées

A quaint and cosy restaurant which seems to be immune to any trends.

Westside shopping centre

The futuristic Westside Leisure and Shopping Centre in Bern, which was designed by world-renowned architect Daniel Libeskind, is a shopping centre, multiplex cinema and restaurant, hotel and conference centre, residence for the elderly, adventure pool, spa and fitness park – all in one.

With Westside star architect Daniel Libeskind created a new landmark for Bern. The leisure and shopping center combines shopping, swimming and movie theaters as one unique experience.

The Kunsthalle has become renowned worldwide for its special exhibitions of artists such as Klee, Giacometti, Moore, Johns, Lewitt, Nauman and Buren and with themed exhibitions such as Harald Szeemann's "When Attitudes Become Form". The Kunsthalle Bern sees itself as a place for artistic debate and critical questioning of the phenomena of our times.